Medical Scientist

Job Outlook in Vermont
High Demand

What you might do
Medical Scientists do research on disease, treatment, and other health subjects.  They study data, design and conduct tests, and may work with hazardous materials.

Where you might work
Laboratory, hospital, college, pharmaceutical company.

Related Links
My Next Move: Medical Scientists
O*Net Online: Medical Scientists
Occupational Outlook Handbook: Medical Scientists
American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science (ASCLS)

Education Required
Medical Scientists usually hold a doctoral degree (4 years after a 4-year bachelor’s degree).

Where to Study

Quinnnipiac University

University of Connecticut

University of New Haven

Yale School of Medicine

University of Maine at Orono

Boston University

Harvard University

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Northeastern University

University of Massachusetts Lowell

Beal University (ME)

For more information, contact your regional AHEC:

Northern Vermont AHEC

Southern Vermont AHEC