Biomedical Graduate Education

Career Strategy & Professional Development

Your time at BGE is preparation for the opportunities that lie ahead. The Office of Career Strategy & Professional Development (CSPD) equips students to make the most of those opportunities through career advising sessions, workshops and online resources.

Expert Guidance

As a BGE student, postdoc or graduate, you have access to eminent faculty, seasoned professional development specialists and accomplished peers who will help you on your career journey.

Our Career Catalyst blog is a venue for sharing knowledge and advice about resume building, interviewing, job searching, networking and all other aspects of professional development.

Career Catalyst Blog

Services Tailored to Your Goals

Our career advisors, ongoing programs and online resources help you to apply your unique skills and experiences to achieve your specific career goals.

One-on-One Advising

Schedule a practice interview or get your application materials reviewed.

One Step Ahead Mentoring

Pairing master’s students with Ph.D. or medical students.

EPIC Career Strategy Course

Register for our self-paced online course for resources and guidance.


A graph shows two-year career outcomes for BGE master's graduates from 2016 and 2017. 62% of graduates were in non-academic positions; 38% were in academic roles/further education. Non-academics were in BioPharma (28%), Healthcare (23%), Academia (16%), Government & Policy (12%), Business (11%), and Consulting (10%). Academics were in Medical School (50%), Ph.D. (35%), and Dental/Other School (15%).

Proven Success

BGE alumni excel in their chosen careers — making discoveries, advancing the state of health care, and taking on leadership roles.

Visit our Alumni Success page to track the professional journeys of our graduates. If you’re a BGE graduate, we welcome you to also visit the Alumni page to add your story and find career resources. Alumni can schedule career advising appointments, stay involved with student organizations, sign up for resource newsletters, and more.

Master’s Outcomes / Ph.D. Outcomes


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Connect with Us

Our Career Strategy & Professional Development staff are here to support you in achieving your career goals.

Meet Our Staff

Contact the Office of Career Strategy & Professional Development at bgecareerservices@georgetown.edu. Follow us on social media to stay up to date with the latest news on events and announcements, and to connect with BGE students, faculty and staff.

BGE Office of Career Strategy & Professional Development
SE 108 Medical and Dental Building
3900 Reservoir Road NW
Washington, D.C. 20057