Objective 1: Recruit academically talented students with a demonstrated financial need and an interest in biotechnology.

Objective 2: Provide both academic and social support systems focused on retaining CLIMB scholars and allowing them to flourish.

Objective 3: Connect CLIMB scholars with a network of mentors who can provide personal, academic, social, and vocational support.

Objective 4: Work with local industry partners to offer vocational guidance, knowledge, and experiences that will prepare CLIMB scholars for successful careers in biotechnology after Concordia.

For more information: Contact the program director, Dr. Mark Jensen, any member of the CLIMB Program faculty or staff, or your admission representative.


Dr. Mark B. Jensen

Professor of Chemistry; Director, CLIMB and STEM Discovery Programs Chemistry