By: Leslie Felix

What is a microbiologist?

A microbiologist is someone who studies the form of life. They look at cells, and they way they form and how they work. They investigate the growth and forming of bacterias, fungi, and algae.


$66,260 per year
$31.86 per hour

Colleges that offer this major

1. Michigan State University

2. University of California - Berkely

3. DeVry University

Projected Outlook For 2020

7 percent (slower than the national average)