Career Options

There are many routes you can take with your degree in Microbiology. Here are a few of them with some examples:


Brewing Industry

Brewers Association of Canada

Drug Production and Quality Control

Canadian Generic Pharmaceutical Association
Pharmaceutical manufacturing companies
Pharmaceutical testing companies

Food Production and Quality Control

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Alberta Agriculture, Food and Rural Developement
Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Food production companies

Further Education

Graduate School


Agriculture and Agrifood Canada 
Alberta Research Council 
National Research Council
National Water Research Institute
Private research firms
University of Alberta

Water and Wastewater Treatment

Alberta Environment
Canadian Water and Wastewater Association
Environment Canada

National Water Research Institute
Private environmental consulting companies
Wastewater treatment developement companies