Bachelor of Science in Inegrative Studies at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville 

A degree in Integrative Studies positions graduates in the rapidly advancing fields of bioprocess technology with a flexible, customized undergraduate program.  By integrating biochemistry, management and engineering with real world, hands-on experience at nationally recognized laboratories, graduates are prepared for industry success.

 

Focus Areas in Integrative Studies | B.A./ B.S.

  • Bioprocess Science

  • Bioprocess Management

  • Industrial Bioprocess

 

Career Outlook    

 The Bachelors of Integrative Studies prepares students for multiple positions, including plant/system operators and tenders, inspectors, maintenance and repair workers, and stationary engineers.

 The industry offers competitive salaries in diverse areas of expertise:

  • Production Managers and Quality Control Systems Managers | $91,944

  • Marketing Specialists | $65,113

  • Process Engineer | $56,498

  • Research Scientist | $60,000

  • Laboratory Manager | $60,000

  • Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Specialist | $55,000

  • Chemical Engineer | $48,500

  • Mechanical Engineer | $64,00

Average salaries as indicated by Career Coach            

   

Curriculum 

  • Bioprocess Technology Focus Areas

    • Business & Management Program Electives Core Set

      • MS 251

      • MGMT 330

      • MGMT 331

      • PROD 315

      • MGMT 341 or MGMT 451

 

  • Biology & Chemistry Program Electives Core Set

    • BIOL 111CHEM 120(n or a&b) or CHEM 121 (a,b)

    • BIOL 140CHEM 124(n or a&b) or CHEM 125 (a, b)

    • BIOL 204 CHEM 241(a,b) (only if 121’s&125’s)

    • BIOL 250CHEM 331 (only if 121’s&125’s)

    • BIOL 330CHEM 335 (only if 121’s&125’s)

    • BIOL 371 orBIOL 490CHEM 2/396

 

To Pursue Bachelor of Science in Integrative Studies Degree at SIUE:

  • For more information, contact the Integrative Studies advisor:

    • Dawn Huckleberry
    • 618-650-3701
    • dreed@siue.edu


Application to SIUE Integrative Studies Program