After Graduation

Illinois Wesleyan's biology program prepares majors for graduate study in biology, for admission to schools of medicine, dentistry, environmental science, forestry, osteopathy, pharmacy, optometry, veterinary medicine, physical therapy or paramedical programs, for teaching biology at the secondary level, for positions in research in industrial laboratories and for government field work.

Many of our graduates continue their education at institutions such as the University of Chicago, University of Pennsylvania, Yale University, and Duke University.

Our alumni enjoy a variety of exciting careers, including marine biology, microbiology, molecular genetics, physiology, ecology, secondary education, and many specialties of medicine.


Dr. Jaeckle's research students, Where Are They Now?