Career Options

The Physiology major prepares students to continue their studies, following completion of the BS in Health Sciences degree, in graduate or professional school pursuing a career in a field related to health science, basic research, or health care. The major curriculum includes the courses required for application to schools of medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, physical therapy, physician assistant, and several other health careers.

Several UA campus offices and programs are available to assist students in their investigation of, and preparation for, a career.

University of Arizona Career Services

Pre-Health Professions Advising Center

UA Health Sciences Colleges – Office of Outreach and Multicultural Affairs
Resources, Programs, and F.A.C.E.S. Internship

Careers in Health Sciences and Health Care
This brochure describes more than 40 careers in health sciences and health care. It provides links to many web resources that will help students gain additional information about how to prepare for these careers.

The American Physiological Society (APS):
Student Career Resources