The biosciences industry is one of the fastest growing sectors in the American and global economies. The Department of Cell and Molecular Biology offers undergraduate programs in biotechnology, microbiology and medical laboratory science. Our students are also highly encouraged to work on a research project in one of our professor's laboratories.
The Bachelor of Science degree gives our students a solid background for working in basic and applied research, the biotechnology industry and in preparation for entering professional and graduate schools.
Graduates from our department have achieved significant professional success and satisfaction in industry, government, academia, health care and other sectors. You too can enjoy an exciting and rewarding career in the rapidly evolving disciplines found in the Department of Cell and Molecular Biology.
For general information on University of Rhode Island undergraduate admission, please visit the URI Undergraduate Admission Office.