A biosecurity specialist develops and implements saftey procedures that ensure that a population within a region has a saftey protocol to follow should a biological emergency occur.
The minimum education requirement is a Master's degree.
WHERE TO STUDY
For 2- and 4-year college and university programs across the country, visit our Where to Study page.
In August 2020, the median yearly salary for an engineer was $81,900, according to SimplyHired.com. For more information, visit Careers in Public Health's Biosecurity Engineer Profile.
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS
VIDEOS AND TESTIMONIALS
Learn what it takes to become a biosecurity specialist from Dr. David Martinson from the American Society for Microbiology.