Career Pathways

What is the life sciences industry?  One of the first steps down the pathway toward a career in the life sciences, is gaining a greater awareness and understanding of the products, people, and purpose of the life sciences industry. 

Take a look at our short video to learn more about the life sciences.

Types of Interest Areas in the Life Sciences

MEFA Career Pathways Tool

The Massachusetts Educational Finance Authority (MEFA) has developed a helpful on-line tool to assist students plan for college and careers. 

MEFA link

For current undergrads, sign up for an internship at an area life sciences company through the MLSC Intership Challenge.

My favorite part of the day was learning about the many different ways someone can become involved with a biotech company, even without a scientific degree. Nauset High School Student Career Exploration Day, April 2017

Biotech Futures at WPI