Biotechnology, M.Sc. | Arkansas State University | Jonesboro, United States
12 months
Duration
15194 USD/year
15194 USD/year
8546 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Biotechnology program at Arkansas State University prepares students to compete successfully for existing and future careers in biotechnology.

Overview

Program Description

The Biotechnology program at Arkansas State University offers classroom instruction on concepts and theory, integrated with intensive laboratory experience focusing on techniques and communication skills required for professional biotechnologists. It is an interdisciplinary program composed consists of 36 academic credits, including two intensive laboratory methods courses and a directed professional internship.

The internships consist of a minimum of 300 laboratory hours in an industry or government laboratory research agency  and focus on intensive training. Students are required to compose a PowerPoint presentation and a professional portfolio illustrating accomplishments achieved during their internship experiences.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Genetic Engineering
  • Biosafety & Ethics in Research
  • Biotechnology & Research Design
  • Biotechniques Laboratory
  • Specialized Biochemistry
  • Advanced Cell Biology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A baccalaureate degree with a minimum science GPA of 2.75 (undergraduate science courses). Preference is given to students with a degree in the biological and chemical sciences
  • Verbal, Analytical, and Quantitative GRE Scores
  • Three (3) Letters of Recommendation
  • Personal Statement of Career Goals

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    15194 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7597 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    15194 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7597 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8546 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4273 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Jonesboro

770 - 1180 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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