What Are You Inspired to Do?


Inspired to further enhance your biology degree, students may take part in the Cytotechnology specialization of the Biology program offered at Marian, where students. Cytotechnology is the study of cells removed from the body for determination of the cancerous vs. normal state. Graduates of the program go on to work in medical laboratories preparing, screening, and diagnosing specimens. Others go on to become oncologists, pathologists, researchers, writers and teachers, just to name a few possibilities.

Biology major requirements to include the cytotechnology sub-specialization requirements:

11-12 credits as follows:
8 credits:
BIO 201 Anatomy and Physiology I, 4 cr.
BIO 202 Anatomy and Physiology II, 4 cr.

3-4 credits from the following:
BIO 402 Virology & Lab, 4 cr.
BIO 422 Immunology, 3 cr.

4 credits:
MAT 122 Introduction to Probability and Statistics, 4 cr.

32 credits:
School of Cytotechnology

Ph.D. Cap

Did You Know?

The first graduate (master’s degree) program was started in 1987. The PhD program was started in 2004 (Source: Marian University Archives).

Campus Info

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Fond du Lac, WI 54935-4699

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