Science & Mathematics

Science and mathematics can be leveraged to find solutions to a wide range of challenges;  as such, they are present in one form or another in nearly every career. But pursuing a career in the fields of science or math involves more than just the curriculum learned in the classroom. Critical thinking, attention to detail, and organization are all equally important when applying these concepts to the real-world. Below, our collection of articles, tips, and how-to guides can help you better understand these studies and ultimately apply them to your career goals.

September 3, 2020

What Is Pharmaceutical Science?

Pharmaceutical science offers several unique career paths for professionals interested in drug discovery.


September 2, 2020

Is a Robotics Degree Worth It?

A graduate degree in robotics is all but required for professionals in this evolving field.


September 1, 2020

What is Medicinal Chemistry?

Learn more about the field of medicinal chemistry, related career paths, and how to get started in the industry.


August 28, 2020

6 Robotics Skills Essential for Industry Success

Develop these 6 robotics skills to begin your robotics career. Many are required for success in computer, electrical, or mechanical engineering.


August 21, 2020

PhD vs. Master’s in Biomedical Science: What’s the Difference?

Explore the key differences between Northeastern’s biomedical science master’s and PhD programs.


August 18, 2020

10 Top Careers in Biomedical Science

Considering a biomedical science career? Here's an overview of 10 biomedical science jobs for both master's degree holders and PhD holders.


August 10, 2020

Top Tech Conferences to Attend in 2022-2023 [UPDATED]

STEM professionals looking to develop connections, exchange ideas, and learn new skills should consider one of these top 10 tech conferences of 2020-2021.


August 6, 2020

How to Become a Biotechnologist: Build Your Soft Skills

Building skills beyond technical expertise can help you land a job in a competitive market.


July 27, 2020

10 Tips for Effective Science Communication

Learn how to explain the importance of your work in science and biotechnology in a way that everyone can understand.


July 21, 2020

What Do Statisticians Do? Roles, Responsibilities, and Career Paths

Explore the roles and responsibilities of a statistician along with other similar career paths.