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Microbiology allows you to learn about the microorganisms that affect us every day and how they interact with their surroundings. Through the program, you will be equipped with the knowledge to work in areas related to agriculture, the environment and medicine.

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Student Stories

  • Raegan Hoefler

    Maize on Mars

    Raegan drew inspiration from a movie for her genetics research project. Read how she worked with a professor and NASA to see if maize would grow on Mars.

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