Cell/Molecular Biology

Department: Natural Sciences
Delivery Method: On-Campus
Type: Concentration of Biology
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Some of the greatest advances in medicine, food production and immunology are happening at the molecular level. A concentration in cell and molecular biology will prepare you for graduate and professional programs in areas such as genetics, microbiology, immunology and medicine. Graduates also use their undergraduate training to go directly into careers in laboratory research, education and much more.

If you’re considering graduate professional programs such as medicine, pharmacy, optometry, dentistry or other health sciences, this concentration might be a great fit for you.

International Students

STEM Designated Degree Program

For international students, this major is a STEM Designated Degree Program which can qualify you to extend your post-graduation stay in the United States.

Unique Opportunities

At UW-Superior, you will have undergraduate research opportunities under the guidance of accomplished faculty. Choose your own areas of focus or participate in faculty-led studies. You’ll enjoy:

  • Laboratories equipped with the latest research technology.
  • Freshwater research opportunities with nationally renowned faculty researchers.
  • Employment and internship opportunities at one of the nation’s leading environmental research laboratories, the Lake Superior Research Institute, which is located on the UW-Superior campus.

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