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Studying Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology at Weber State

In the biotechnology and industrial microbiology emphasis, you will study microorganisms and microbial products that impact industrial processes.

Biotechnology or Industrial Microbiology Highlights

While pursuing a biotechnology and industrial microbiology degree, you will work closely with faculty members to learn state-of-the-art techniques for identifying and cultivating microbial organisms that impact human industry.

What You’ll LEARN at Weber

The biotechnology or industrial microbiology emphasis focuses on the roles that microorganisms play in industrial food production and environmental remediation.

This program gives you a strong foundation in environmental microbiology, food microbiology, instrumental analysis, biotechnology.

What You CAN DO After Weber

Biotechnology or industrial microbiology graduates are prepared for careers in multidisciplinary roles in agriculture, health care, environmental management and more. Job titles include:

  • Environmental scientist
  • Biotechnologist
  • Food scientist

If you have questions, contact a WSU Career Advisor.