M.S. in Applied Biotechnology

Area of Emphasis

 Students must complete requirements in one of the following areas of emphasis:

  • Business Management
  • Quality Assurance and Compliance
  • Research and Development

Business Management

Core Courses18
Principles of Biotechnology
Ethics, Safety, and Regulatory Environments in Biotechnology
Professional and Technical Communication in Biotechnology
Techniques in Biotechnology
Experimental Design and Analysis in Biotechnology
Leadership in Organizations
Emphasis Courses9
Biotechnology Marketing and Entrepreneurship
Global Operations and Supply Chain Management
Quality and Project Management
Capstone4
Pre-capstone
Capstone
Total Credits31

Quality Assurance and Compliance

Core Courses18
Principles of Biotechnology
Ethics, Safety, and Regulatory Environments in Biotechnology
Professional and Technical Communication in Biotechnology
Techniques in Biotechnology
Experimental Design and Analysis in Biotechnology
Leadership in Organizations
Emphasis Courses:9
Quality Control and Validation
Regulatory Practice and Compliance
Industrial Applications in Regulatory Affairs
Capstone4
Pre-capstone
Capstone
Total Credits31

Research and Development

Core Courses18
Principles of Biotechnology
Ethics, Safety, and Regulatory Environments in Biotechnology
Professional and Technical Communication in Biotechnology
Techniques in Biotechnology
Experimental Design and Analysis in Biotechnology
Leadership in Organizations
Required Courses9
Assessing Innovation in Biotechnology
Product Development
Tools for Data Analysis
Capstone4
Pre-capstone
Capstone
Total Credits31