A Career That Will Surely Grow On You!
What do I need to become such thing?
- A bachelor's degree in Microbiology
You must also have taken the following programs with this degree:
You must also have taken laboratory courses to see on-hand how microorganisms react and behave.
If you wish to work in more high-leveled research projects, you will need more requirements, such as a Master of Science Ph.D in Microbiology or subfield like bacteriology.
If you plan to be a biologist, find a certain field you'd like to work in, and receive a degree and take courses in that field. For example, a marine biologist needs a degree in biology, as well as high knowledge in Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, and even Engineering.
What places offer degrees in this area?
Colombia University in the City of New York (CU)
Colombia is one of the best universities in the nation, and will certainly provide you with the degree you need to continue your desire to be a biologist/microbiologist.
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Students enrolled in this calm, but extraordinary school will surely realize that U of I offers some of the best information and support to becoming a scientist.
University of California - Berkeley
Ranked #20 by U.S News, Forbes Magazine, and ARWU, (Academic Ranking of World Universities), U of C is one of the best places to study, and soak up some sun while you're at it.