Designed for middle and secondary science teachers as well as curriculum and instructional leaders, this certificate will help you strengthen your content knowledge and pedagogic techniques in bioscience.

Degree Type:
Entry Terms:
Fall, Spring, and Summer
Mode of Study:
Online, Onsite
Baltimore, MD
5 courses, including one in-person laboratory course
Time to Complete:
9 – 12 months

Program Overview

Take advantage of Johns Hopkins University’s expertise in biotechnology and teacher preparation to develop effective new approaches to bringing the biotechnology discipline to life in today’s classroom.

In this program, you will be challenged to analyze recent research on bioscience education, reflect on your learning and practice, and develop teaching tools and assessment strategies to engage your students in bioscience-related problems and inquiries.

After completing the Certificate in Biotechnology Education, you may count some credits toward a Master of Science in Biotechnology.

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This program's coursework emphasizes inquiry-oriented approaches and integrating technology in bioscience education.

Study With Expert Faculty

Our biotechnology faculty members have law degrees and doctorates in a variety of life sciences fields. They’re widely published in academic and scientific journals, and they’ve written textbooks and consulted biotech startups.

Take the Next Step

Strengthen your content knowledge and pedagogic techniques in bioscience while developing effective new approaches to bringing the discipline to life in today’s classroom.

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Advanced Academic Programs Admissions

This program is designed to be completed in 12 months.

This program will cost $22,475 if completed within normal time. There may be additional costs for living expenses. These costs ($1,692) were accurate at the time of posting but may have changed.

Of the students who completed this program within normal time, the typical graduate leaves with $ N/A of debt.

Fewer than 10 students completed this program within normal time. This number has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.

The following do not have licensure requirements for this profession: Alabama, Alaska, American Samoa, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Federated States of Micronesia, Florida, Georgia, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Marshall Islands, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Northern Marianas, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Palau, 6 Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virgin Islands, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming.

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