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Match to Degrees: Natural Sciences Managers

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In this classification system the education and training required reflects the manner in which most workers become proficient in that occupation and the preferences of most employers.

The Annual Projected openings include estimates for new and replacement jobs.

Cells with N/A reflect the fact that California colleges did not grant a degree matched to that course of study in the most recent year. Visit our Postsecondary Education Value page to explore another important reason to obtain a degree.

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  • Colleges Offering Degree: Colleges that offer a major in the subject area
  • Enrollment in Discipline: Enrollment counts of students in the selected major at public 4-year colleges in California
  • Degrees Awarded: Degrees awarded to students in the selected major at public and private colleges in California

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Degrees / Certificates Awarded in 2010 for Public Institutions and 2009 for Non-Public Institutions from All Title IV Participating Institutions

Occupation Annual
Projected
Openings
Degree/Course of Study Minimum Degree Level Degrees
At
Minimum
Level
Degrees
Above
Minimum
Level
Degrees
At or Above
Minimum
Level
11-9121 - Natural Sciences Managers
Additional Information
250 03.0101 - Natural Resources/Conservation, General
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees13221153
   03.0103 - Environmental Studies
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees66990759
   14.3701 - Operations Research
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees52104156
   26.0000 - Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Match to Other Occupations
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   26.0100 - Biology, General
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   26.0101 - Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees6,1105076,617
   26.0200 - Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   26.0202 - Biochemistry
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees1,092411,133
   26.0203 - Biophysics
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees144761
   26.0204 - Molecular Biology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees6832100
   26.0209 - Radiation Biology/Radiobiology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   26.0301 - Botany/Plant Biology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees382361
   26.0305 - Plant Pathology/Phytopathology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's DegreesN/A1313
   26.0307 - Plant Physiology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   26.0399 - Botany/Plant Biology, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   26.0401 - Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees482573
   26.0403 - Anatomy
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees35912371
   26.0499 - Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees211637
   26.0502 - Microbiology, General
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees24338281
   26.0503 - Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees189
   26.0504 - Virology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   26.0505 - Parasitology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   26.0507 - Immunology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's DegreesN/A2121
   26.0701 - Zoology/Animal Biology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees1178125
   26.0702 - Entomology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees101020
   26.0707 - Animal Physiology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees12N/A12
   26.0799 - Zoology/Animal Biology, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   26.0804 - Animal Genetics
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   26.0805 - Plant Genetics
Match to Other Occupations
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   26.0910 - Pathology/Experimental Pathology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's DegreesN/A4545
   26.1001 - Pharmacology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees29231
   26.1004 - Toxicology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees26N/A26
   26.1101 - Biometry/Biometrics
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees3N/A3
   26.1102 - Biostatistics
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's DegreesN/A7979
   26.1201 - Biotechnology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees15040190
   26.1301 - Ecology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees6139100
   26.1302 - Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees12573198
   26.1303 - Evolutionary Biology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   26.1399 - Ecology, Evolution, Systematics and Population Biology, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees8431115
   26.9999 - Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees1422144
   27.0000 - Mathematics and Statistics
Match to Other Occupations
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   27.0101 - Mathematics, General
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees1,3174511,768
   27.0102 - Algebra and Number Theory
Match to Other Occupations
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   27.0103 - Analysis and Functional Analysis
Match to Other Occupations
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   27.0104 - Geometry/Geometric Analysis
Match to Other Occupations
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   27.0105 - Topology and Foundations
Match to Other Occupations
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   27.0301 - Applied Mathematics
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees16963232
   27.0303 - Computational Mathematics
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees233558
   27.0399 - Applied Mathematics, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees5056106
   27.0501 - Statistics, General
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees108196304
   27.9999 - Mathematics and Statistics, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees101626
   30.0101 - Biological and Physical Sciences
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees233457
   30.0801 - Mathematics and Computer Science
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees19726
   30.1001 - Biopsychology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees12N/A12
   30.1501 - Science, Technology and Society
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees42N/A42
   30.1801 - Natural Sciences
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees47249
   30.1901 - Nutrition Sciences
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees22339262
   30.2401 - Neuroscience
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees12539164
   38.0102 - Logic
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's DegreesN/A11
   40.0000 - Physical Sciences
Match to Other Occupations
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   40.0101 - Physical Sciences
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees11N/A11
   40.0201 - Astronomy
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees42125
   40.0202 - Astrophysics
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees292655
   40.0203 - Planetary Astronomy and Science
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees2810
   40.0400 - Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   40.0401 - Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees123446
   40.0402 - Atmospheric Chemistry and Climatology
Match to Other Occupations
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   40.0403 - Atmospheric Physics and Dynamics
Match to Other Occupations
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   40.0404 - Meteorology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's DegreesN/A1414
   40.0499 - Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees7N/A7
   40.0501 - Chemistry, General
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees9525441,496
   40.0502 - Analytical Chemistry
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   40.0503 - Inorganic Chemistry
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   40.0504 - Organic Chemistry
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   40.0506 - Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   40.0507 - Polymer Chemistry
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's DegreesN/A22
   40.0508 - Chemical Physics
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees1N/A1
   40.0599 - Chemistry, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees1564160
   40.0601 - Geology/Earth Science, General
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees309166475
   40.0602 - Geochemistry
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees189
   40.0603 - Geophysics and Seismology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees163046
   40.0604 - Paleontology
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   40.0605 - Hydrology and Water Resources Science
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees7310
   40.0606 - Geochemistry and Petrology
Match to Other Occupations
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   40.0607 - Oceanography, Chemical and Physical
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees136174
   40.0699 - Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees262147
   40.0801 - Physics, General
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees490427917
   40.0802 - Atomic/Molecular Physics
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   40.0804 - Elementary Particle Physics
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   40.0805 - Plasma and High-Temperature Physics
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   40.0806 - Nuclear Physics
Match to Other Occupations
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   40.0807 - Optics/Optical Sciences
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees3N/A3
   40.0808 - Solid State and Low-Temperature Physics
Match to Other Occupations
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   40.0809 - Acoustics
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's DegreesN/A77
   40.0810 - Theoretical and Mathematical Physics
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Bachelor's DegreesN/AN/AN/A
   40.0899 - Physics, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees305686
   40.9999 - Physical Sciences, Other
Match to Other Occupations
Colleges Offering Degree
Enrollment in Discipline
Degrees Awarded
Bachelor's Degrees10111

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