Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) Codes1 &
Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Codes2

Biology (AS.BIOL): 26.0101 - Biology/Biological Sciences, General

These occupational titles are associated with this program of study:

11-9121 - Natural Sciences Managers
19-1029 - Biological Scientists, All Other
19-1099 - Life Scientists, All Other
25-1042 - Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary

Some of the occupational titles listed above may require additional education and/or passing a certification or licensure exam.

1 CIP Code: The Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) framework was developed by the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) and is used by higher education institutions to track and report information about their programs of study.
2 SOC Code: The 2010 Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) system is used by Federal statistical agencies to classify workers into occupational categories for the purpose of collecting and disseminating data.
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