Biology and Biotechnology

Professionals in Biology and Biotechnology make scholarly scientific and technological advances that will address the changing needs of society approaching problems with creativity and flexibility.

Primary Job Title (plural): 
Biology and Biotechnology Professionals
Companies that have hired WPI Graduates: 
Boston Medical Center
Cell Signaling Technology
Harvard Medical School
Novo Nordisk
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals
The Broad Institute
Yale University
Boston Medical Center
Graduate Schools: 
Boston College
Boston University
Brandeis University
Brown University
Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Tufts University
Tufts University-Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine
UMass Medical School
WPI
Average WPI Starting Salary (Bachelor's): 
$44,595
Department(s): 
Major: 
Job Titles: 
Process Engineer
Research Scientist
Software Engineer
Lab Technician
Quality Assurance Lap Analyst
Past MQP Titles : 
Common Loon Eggshell Porosity & Thickness in North America
Content and Effects of Over-The-Counter Phytoestrogen Supplements on Breast Cancer Proliferation
Effect of Mycorrhizae on Artemisia Annua
Microtubule Dependent Motors in the Chloroplast Avoidance Response