This major and concentration provides an opportunity for a diversified background in botany applicable to a wide range of introductory positions in business and industry, universities and government at the local, state and federal levels. It also provides preparation for graduate work in botany or related sciences.
Where a Concentration in Botany Can Take You
With a botany concentration, your career options are wide open. Some common paths for NMU graduates include:
- Plant scientist
- Field researcher
- Laboratory researcher
- Production specialist
Career possibilities available to you as a biology major with a botany concentration depend on the competencies and skills you acquire through both academic work and extracurricular experiences, so take advantage of every opportunity to learn from your NMU experience!