Prerequisites

  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited US college or university, or equivalent international credential is required. A bachelor’s degree in the life sciences is recommended.
  • Applicants should have at least one course in Biochemistry and Cell Biology. Applicants with a strong background will be considered but may be required to take a prerequisite course, Foundations in Bioscience.
  • Programs require a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Meeting the minimum GPA requirement does not guarantee admission.

How to Apply

  1. Complete the Online Application and upload required supporting materials
  2. Submit the application along with the $75 application fee

Required Supporting Materials

  • 500-word Statement of Purpose: Discuss why you wish to pursue the Master of Biotechnology Enterprise and Entrepreneurship. Focus on your long-term goals and how this academic program will complement these goals. Discuss the strengths of your academic and professional background, as well as any additional comments that will assist in evaluating your application materials.
  • Resume or Curriculum Vitae.
  • Do not upload recommendations, as they are not considered for this program.
  • Official transcripts

JHU AAP accepts official transcripts that are electronically sent directly from the granting institution and emailed to aapadmissions@jhu.edu. If your institution does not provide electronic transcripts, request that your institution send an official transcript directly to:

Johns Hopkins University
Advanced Academic Programs
Transcript Processing Center
851 Trafalgar Court
Suite 420 West
Maitland, FL 32751

Additional Application Information

No Application Deadline

We accept applications year-round for fall, spring, or summer semesters. We recommend submitting your application materials at least 6 weeks before the desired start date. International students should apply at least 3 months before the semester starts.

Advanced Standing

If you have completed graduate-level coursework from an accredited college or university, you may be exempt from taking up to two courses towards degree completion.

Provisional Student Status

If you do not meet all the requirements for admission, you may still be admitted to a program as a provisional student. We determine admissions on a case-by-case basis.

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Pursue leadership roles in the biotechnology industry, or prepare for your own entrepreneurial endeavor.

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