In article <6296gq$jig at freenet-news.carleton.ca>,
ci388 at FreeNet.Carleton.CA (Rami Rahal) wrote:
> Hello, this is my first post so please excuse any etiquette mistakes.
> Anyway, I have always been interested in microbiology/immunology and hope
> to pursue a degree in this field of study. What I am unsure about is the
> availability for jobs in this area and the possible salaries. I don't
> want to spend 4+ years at University and discover that my degree is
> worthless. If you could answer any of my questions, I would really
> appreciate it.
Microbiology is an area with limitless opportunities. I am graduating
in two months, and I already have a position secured with a genetics
research laboratory. You can work in industry, academia, governmont,
publich health, food science, Medical technology - clinical laboratory
science, sales representative for biotech pharmaceutical companies etc...