Cleveland State University

Career Services Center

Biotechnology

For Which Majors?

HelixAlmost any scientific discipline can be utilized within the Biotechnology industry. Chemistry and Biology majors with a strong emphasis on laboratory work are the most popular majors of applicants in the field. Other applicable majors are listed below.

  • Chemistry and Biology majors work in wet lab environments to induce investigative reactions.
  • Chemical Engineers and Mechanical Engineers can help keep the chemical processes and machinery running smoothly within a company.
  • Physicists, Computer Scientists, and Mathematicians can analyze computer radiology images of biological functions such as a beating heart.
  • Electrical Engineers can design MEMS (MicorElectroMechanical Systems) to eventually work within the human body.
  • Business majors can help a biotech company sell, manage, and promote their products.
  • Computer Science majors can delve into the world of Bioinformatics, where they can analyze massive databases generated by research and simulate drug interactions.
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