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Biotechnology

The City University of New York

12 months
Duration
855 USD/credit
855 USD/credit
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About

The Master of Science degree program in Biotechnology at The City University of New York is designed to provide research training and experience in the discipline of biology and allow students to specialize in such areas as molecular/cellular experimentation and evolution, ecology, and behavior. 

Overview

The Biotechnology program at The City University of New York is an appropriate foundation for students whose current goal is a terminal master’s degree as a credential for laboratory or field research and for students who intend to continue to study toward a doctorate program. 

Learning outcomes

The Master of Science in Biology - Track B: Biotechnology requires 30 credits to complete the degree. Students must complete a research based thesis project (BIO 799 - 6 credits). In addition to BIO 799, the following courses are required: BIO 603, BIO 706, and BIO 708. The remaining courses, 15 credits, will be chosen according to the student’s career goals with faculty guidance.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Scientific Communication 
  • Molecular Biology and Biotechnology Laboratory
  • Biology of Cancer
  • Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology
  • Cellular Toxicology
  • Laboratory Methods in Molecular Genetics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • BS in Biology degree from an accredited college (students in the last semester of undergraduate study and students with a baccalaureate in another related discipline may also be considered for admission).
  • Overall GPA of 2.75 (B-) and a GPA of 3.0 (B) in undergraduate science and mathematics courses.
  • Two letters of recommendation testifying to the applicant’s ability to complete successfully the program of graduate study.
  • A grade of 550 on the TOEFL test is required of all applicants for whom English is a second language.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    855 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    855 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • Local students: $5,545 / semester

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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