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Most Popular Schools for General Microbiology Major & Degree Program

A program that focuses on the scientific study of unicellular organisms and colonies, and subcellular genetic matter and their ecological interactions with human beings and other life. Includes instruction in microbial genetics, cell biology, cell physiology, virology, pathogenic microbiology, environmental microbiology, immunology, biostatistics, bioinformatics, and laboratory methods including microscopy.


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Rank School Name Students % of Total Total On-Campus Cost
1 University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez 98 5% $3,844
2 Ohio State University-Main Campus 89 1% $25,479
3 University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus 86 1% $23,441
4 Arizona State University-Tempe 71 1% $23,837
5 Oregon State University 71 1% $23,559
6 Michigan State University 63 1% $24,648
7 University of Wisconsin-Madison 59 1% $23,931
8 Colorado State University-Fort Collins 58 1% $23,203
9 University of Massachusetts-Amherst 50 1% $26,282
10 University of Arizona 50 1% $25,179
11 University of Puerto Rico-Humacao 49 7% $3,844
12 Clemson University 48 1% $28,502
13 University of Georgia 47 1% $22,064
14 University of California-Davis 45 1% $33,066
15 University of Washington-Seattle Campus 44 0% $27,034
16 North Dakota State University-Main Campus 42 2% $19,460
17 University of Michigan-Ann Arbor 40 0% $26,240
18 Texas State University 40 1% $19,620
19 Weber State University 39 1% $19,242
20 The University of Texas at El Paso 39 1% $21,399
21 University of California-Berkeley 39 0% $33,319
22 Brigham Young University-Provo 35 0% $17,496
23 Miami University-Oxford 35 1% $29,701
24 Oklahoma State University-Main Campus 34 1% $21,842
25 University of California-San Diego 29 0% $30,470
26 North Carolina State University at Raleigh 29 0% $22,184
27 University of Rhode Island 28 1% $26,882
28 University of Iowa 26 0% $20,691
29 University of California-Santa Barbara 26 0% $34,051
30 University of Wisconsin-La Crosse 26 1% $17,993
31 San Jose State University 26 0% $23,629
32 California State University-Long Beach 25 0% $22,106
33 University of Kansas 24 0% $22,277
34 Indiana University-Bloomington 24 0% $23,820
35 Washington State University 23 0% $27,697
36 Wagner College 23 4% $53,924
37 Idaho State University 23 1% $21,068
38 University of Hawaii at Manoa 23 1% $22,996
39 San Diego State University 22 0% $25,068
40 University of Idaho 20 1% $19,598
41 Texas Tech University 19 0% $21,601
42 Northern Arizona University 19 0% $22,746
43 Texas A & M University-College Station 19 0% $21,051
44 Kansas State University 18 0% $21,331
45 Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College 18 0% $23,227
46 California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo 17 0% $24,285
47 The University of Texas at Arlington 16 0% $22,234
48 Iowa State University 16 0% $18,920
49 University of Rochester 16 1% $61,340
50 University of Wyoming 15 1% $18,145
51 South Dakota State University 15 1% $19,446
52 University of Maine 13 1% $23,712
53 California State University-Chico 12 0% $22,362
54 University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus 12 0% $32,126
55 University of Vermont 11 0% $28,886
56 Rutgers University-New Brunswick 11 0% $29,468
57 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 9 0% $29,086
58 The University of Montana 9 0% $19,106
59 Seton Hall University 8 0% $50,318
60 Southern Illinois University-Carbondale 8 0% $25,409
61 Inter American University of Puerto Rico-San German 7 1% $14,312
62 University of the Sciences 7 1% $52,766
63 University of Houston-Downtown 6 0% $6,338
64 University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee 6 0% $22,142
65 University of Michigan-Dearborn 6 0% $11,814
66 Ohio University-Main Campus 5 0% $24,396
67 University of Louisiana at Lafayette 5 0% $19,035
68 Northern Michigan University 5 0% $20,273
69 Ohio Wesleyan University 5 1% $55,690
70 California State University-Los Angeles 5 0% $21,705
71 California State Polytechnic University-Pomona 5 0% $22,571
72 Universidad Del Este 4 0% $7,086
73 Columbia University in the City of New York 4 0% $64,144
74 University of Minnesota-Twin Cities 4 0% $25,281
75 The University of Alabama 3 0% $27,000
76 Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Aguadilla 3 0% $6,127
77 New York University 3 0% $63,540
78 University of Connecticut 3 0% $27,244
79 University of Northern Iowa 3 0% $19,880
80 George Washington University 2 0% $61,446
81 Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Ponce 2 0% $5,519
82 Oregon Health & Science University 2 0% N/A
83 The University of Texas at Austin 1 0% $26,156
84 Howard University 1 0% $41,643
85 Cerritos College 1 0% $3,056
86 University of Nebraska-Lincoln 1 0% $22,246
87 University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center 1 1% N/A
88 Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro 1 0% $7,950

This list indicates the number of students that completed the Microbiology, General program at the schools above.
It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
Note that some schools do not have enough data to be ranked, and these schools will not appear in our lists.