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Lyman Briggs College Graduates
Lyman Briggs College prepares our graduates for careers and advanced degrees in many fields. A large number of our students go on to professional and graduate programs.

Recent Advanced Degrees for LBC Graduates:
M.D. M.D./Ph.D.
D.O. D.D.S.
D.V.M. Physician's Assistant
M.A./M.S. in Computer Science Chemistry, Biochemistry, Environmental Science, Engineering, Health Communications, Public Health, Education, and Nursing
Ph.D. in Physics, Biology, Bioinformatics, Chemistry, Ecology, Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and Medical Informatics

Those who seek employment find it in a variety of areas,  reflecting the diversity of majors.  Listed below are some examples of positions offered to our graduates in recent years.

Biology Computer Science
  • Environmental Quality Analyst, Michigan Department of Natural Resources
  • National Park Services Interpreter, Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
  • Orthopedic Technician, Michigan Capital Healthcare
  • Sales Representative, Pharmaceutical Company
  • Lab Technician, Wolverine Oil & Supply

  • Programmer, Information Architects, Inc.
  • Analyst, Programmer, Corporate Resource International
  • Software Engineer, Motorola
Environmental Science & Mgt. Biochemistry
  • Associate, Section of Flu Vaccine Division, Parke-Davis Corporation
  • Project Manager, TSI
  • Phase I Environmentalist, McDowell & Associates
  • Customer Information Systems, Don Elanco
  • Asst. to Environmental Specialist, Chrysler Corporation

  • Lab Technician, West Company
  • Research Technician, Dept. of Biochemistry, University of Chicago
  • Research Assistant, The Center for Physiological Disorders
  • Quality Assurance Staff, Abbot Laboratories
Zoology Chemistry
  • Biological Technician, U.S. Forest Service
  • Professor, Lyman Briggs College

  • Lab Technician, Pharmaceutical Product Division, Abbott Laboratories
Microbiology Physiology
  • Microbiologist Quality Specialist), Kimberly Clark Corporation
  • Researcher, Michigan Biotechnology Institute
  • Laboratory Assistant, Michigan State University
  • Computer Training Specialist, Professional Technical Development
  • Department Aide, Cytogenetics Lab, Michigan State University
  • Tissue Bank Coordinator, Community Service
  • Research Assistant, Michigan State University

History, Philosophy, and Sociology of Science Botany
  • Public Relations Assistant, Sparrow Hospital
  • Pest Scout, Michigan DNR