Pathology/Experimental Pathology

Pathology/Experimental Pathology Studies is a major program that focuses on the scientific study of the expression, initiation, maintenance and progression of tissue injury and disease, including death, and the relationship of pathogenesis to fundamental molecular and cellular mechanisms.

A major program in immunology, microbiology, gene expression, inflammation, cell injury, apoptosis, immunopathology, molecular markers of disease and toxins, neoplasia, growth regulation, and organ- and system-specific investigations.

  • What can you do with a major/degree in Pathology/Experimental Pathology Studies?

    An advanced degree in Pathology/Experimental Pathology Studies is necessary for work as a pathologist.  You likely will work in both clinical and nonclinical settings.  As such, you will be making diagnoses using microscopes, trying to find out what diseases are affective living patients, and testing/quality control involved in diagnoses.

    Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in Pathology/Experimental Pathology Studies:

    Professional associations are groups of specialists dedicated to topics in particular fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.


    Publications/Magazines in Pathology/Experimental Pathology Studies?