Molecular Biology, Biochemistry & Bioinformatics Minor

Students choose the molecular biology, biochemistry and bioinformatics minor to gain a background in these dynamic fields that are revolutionizing medicine, pharmacology, ecology, chemistry, environmental science and agriculture.

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Expand Your Options

The MB3 curriculum, which includes state-of-the-art laboratory courses, is valuable for students with major interests in science and mathematics. The minor will broaden your scientific understanding and enhance your career options.

Graduates with knowledge in biology, biochemistry and bioinformatics are in demand for positions in the biotech industry, public health, scientific journalism, environmental concerns and as candidates for graduate and professional schools.

Towson University’s MB3 program typifies the combination of big-school resources and small-school personalized attention that is the hallmark of a Towson University education.

Minor Requirements

You can view minor requirements in the Undergraduate Catalog.

WHY TOWSON University?

Academic Advantages

  • research opportunities and small classes taught by excellent faculty drawn from the departments of biological sciences, chemistry, mathematics, and computer and information sciences
  • state-of-the-art facilities and equipment
  • active MB3 club and seminar series in which students present their research
  • advantageous mid-Atlantic location with a high concentration of opportunities in medical, clinical and biotechnology facilities