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Genetics Option

Pick up any newspaper or surf the Web for the latest news, and you will definitely read about advances in genetics. The rapidly expanding field is impacting many academic disciplines as well as major corporate and governmental institutions.genetic studies photo

Our program features a rigorous curriculum taught by top-notch professors, and you'll have hands-on research opportunities. You will gain a broad understanding of genetics, preparing you for an entry-level position or graduate studies. The advances and expansion in genetics have increased the demand for broadly trained geneticists with competency in human, molecular, and organismal genetics in fields such as:

  • agribusinesses
  • pharmaceuticals
  • research and development laboratories
  • forensic analysis laboratories
  • biotechnology corporations
  • genetic counseling
  • medical genetics facilities