BS, Biological Sciences, Concentration in Microbiology

Description of the Program:

Students in the BS, Microbiology program prepare for positions in industry that use microorganisms in research and for graduate studies in applied or medical microbiology. The program includes specialized instruction in immunology, medical microbiology, bacteriology and microbial physiology, food microbiology, and bioremediation. It is also designed to accommodate those who wish to pursue certification as Clinical Laboratory Scientists (medical technologists). Electives, such as hematology, and internships that meet state certification requirements are offered.

Course Requirements:

BS, Biological Sciences, Concentration in Microbiology course requirements

Four Year Roadmap:

These are sample 4-year academic plans for our degree programs. In practice, most students don't follow the roadmap to the letter, but use it as a guide. With the help of their advisors, students are expected to  create their own academic plan.

BS, Biological Sciences, Concentration in Microbiology Roadmap [pdf]