Science graduates get jobs
The value of science graduates
The benefit of a broad degree like a BSc is that students gain transferable skills needed in a range of industries - scientific and otherwise. A BSc keeps your career options open, while also preparing graduates for the expanding opportunities in new science and technology.
Exciting careers ahead
Interdisciplinary learning makes science more contemporary, relevant and exciting. UC Science graduates find work in a range of different roles and industries. Depending on your chosen subject, you could become a forensic analyst or a food technician, a meteorologist or a marine biologist, a psychologist or a policy advisor, a software engineer or a science writer.
Science graduates are highly employable
STEM graduates are employed full-time at a higher rate than non-STEM graduates (UC Graduate Destination Survey, 2016).
Meet some of the UC Science graduates who have taken their passions and turned them into successful careers.
Watch: Careers conversations with UC Science graduates
Founder of Ethique beauty
In her second year of a BSc, Brianne worked out how to create solid shampoos and realised there could be a business in it; Ethique was born.
Founder of MAProgress
Shane gained a BForSc from UC, specialising in conservation forestry, before returning to study computer science and GIS. Now he’s transforming the way the world sees and experiences outdoor sporting events.