Studying Microbiology at Weber State
Microbiology is a versatile science degree that prepares you for a career with a government agency or private industry, and opens the door to pursuing an advanced professional degree in medicine or science.
The microbiology department offers diverse courses and small classes taught by PhD-holding faculty members. These classes combine classroom learning with hands-on learning experiences. Students have the opportunity to work with state of the art equipment, present research at scientific meetings and co-author scientific papers.
Beyond the Classroom
In the microbiology department, you are invited to join the WSU American Society for Microbiology Student Chapter. This student-run club hosts a variety of social, educational and career-oriented activities.
Class of 2011
“The professors I worked with on my undergraduate research project were more than just research advisors. They took me under their wings and truly went above and beyond to lead me to success.”