Degree Requirements

Ten courses are required to complete the Master of Science in Biotechnology.

Prerequisite Requirement

Students without adequate organic chemistry may be admitted provisionally to take 410.302 Bio-Organic Chemistry.

Four Core Courses (for the General Degree)


Six electives – at least two electives must be science electives.


Biodefense Concentration
Biotechnology Enterprise Concentration
Molecular Targets and Drug Discovery Technologies Concentration
Concentration in Regenerative and Stem Cell Technologies

State-specific Information for Online Programs

Note: Students should be aware of state-specific information for online programs. For more information, please contact an admissions representative.