Undergraduate Programs

The Department of Cell and Molecular Biology offers three majors, a Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Biotechnology, a BS degree in Cell and Molecular Biology with tracks in Biochemistry, Bioinformatics and Microbiology and a BS degree in Medical Lab Science (MLS). These degree programs provide students with a solid foundation in biochemistry, cell biology, microbiology and molecular genetics. Further, experiential learning is an integral part of these degree programs. Click on links below to learn more about these programs.

Biotechnology (B.S.)

The Department of Cell and Molecular Biology at the University of Rhode Island offers a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Biotechnology. Biotechnology is commonly defined as the use of biological principles for the betterment of mankind.

cell and molecular biology (b.s.)

The Department of Cell and Molecular Biology at the University of Rhode Island offers a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Cell and Molecular Biology (CMB). CMB is the study of cells and the macromolecules (DNA, RNA, protein, lipids, carbohydrates)

medical laboratory science (b.s.)

The Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Science degree includes a 11-month, accredited clinical internship at several regional medical centers and prepares you to become a certified/licensed Medical Laboratory Scientist.
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