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Molecular Biosciences and Biotechnology





Molecular Biosciences and Biotechnology (MBB) is an interdisciplinary Bachelor of Science program designed to educate students in the exciting, expanding field of biotechnology, which promises to be the predominant science of the early 21st century.


Students have the option to take a wide array of elective courses to match their studies to their interests. For their senior capstone project, students may choose their own topic, such as biotechnology, environmental and microbial biotechnology, plant biotechnology, insect and pathogen biotechnology, and aquaculture and bioreactor biotechnology.





MBB student


Cutting-Edge Career Opportunities


Graduates pursue careers in pharmaceutical research, genetic testing, aquaculture, bioremediation, plant biotechnology, plant pathogens, molecular diagnostics, and forensics.


Visit the Molecular Biosciences and Bioengineering Department for more information.

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