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Welcome to the Microbiology Undergraduate Program

Are you interested in the study of small things with a big impact? Or interested in pre-health but not sure what field you want to pursue? Microbiology may be the program for you: a highly employable major applicable to many career paths.  

Our mission in the Microbiology Undergraduate Program is to instill a comprehensive understanding of microbiology and its relevance to human society and global health, and cultivate the concepts and skills necessary to succeed in microbiology-related careers. Learn more about the Microbiology Undergraduate Program.


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March 4, 2021

Read about the Global Health minor and a Microbiology student's perspective. Previously known as global emerging disease, the global health minor is one of Iowa State’s newest minors.