Microbiology (M.S.)

Overview

The Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology offers superior research programs with multi-disciplinary approaches and is home to some of the finest biomedical researchers in the nation, working in highly specialized laboratories. Their research focuses on understanding the pathology, improving the diagnostics, and developing more effective treatments, vaccines and cures for internationally important infectious diseases.

Master of Science (MS) in Microbiology

Thesis option: Master of Science (MS) in Microbiology

Areas of Study

  • Arthropod-borne infectious disease
  • Bacteriology
  • Computation biology
  • Immunology
  • Infectious disease pathogenesis
  • Mycobacteriology
  • Pathology
  • Prion Biology
  • Vector-borne infectious disease
  • Virology

One-year coursework-only program: Master of Science (MS) in Microbiology 

Areas of Study

  • Microbiology-Immunology – one-year coursework-only program

Next Steps

Requirements

Coursework, credit requirements, and more information is available in the Colorado State University general catalog. Please contact your department representative with program-related questions.

Student Employment

Graduate students interested in employment positions (GTA, GRA, GSA appointments and hourly positions) should contact their advisor and their departmental graduate coordinator for the process to apply.

Financial Aid