With a wealth of opportunities available, a master’s degree in science and technology equips you for leadership in biotechnology careers. Azusa Pacific’s Master of Science in Biotechnology prepares graduates for success in this rapidly growing field by providing training in key areas, including molecular and cellular biology, mathematical modeling, mining of biological databases, regulatory affairs, clinical trials, project management, and biomedical products manufacturing.
Azusa Pacific University’s Biotechnology degree program, an applied science master’s degree, is designed for individuals (preprofessionals and industry professionals) with bachelor's degrees in molecular or cellular biology, biochemistry, applied mathematics, statistics, engineering or computer science, and an interest in working in companies immersed in these fields.
- Pharmaceutical research and development
- Bioinformatics and biostatistics
- Pharma and biopharma regulatory affairs
- Clinical trials project management
- Pharmaceutics manufacturing
- Medical products quality assurance and quality control
- Biotechnology business
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Commercialization of Technology
- Molecular Biology and Pharmacology of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics
- Regulatory Affairs for the Biotechnology Industry
- Probability and Statistics for the Biotechnology Industry
- Project Management for the Biotechnology Industry
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
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DisciplinesBiomedicine Biotechnology Bioinformatics & Biostatistics View 419 other Masters in Bioinformatics & Biostatistics in United States
- Graduate application for admission
- $45 nonrefundable application fee
- Official transcripts
- Two recommendation letters, to be submitted by those with knowledge of your professional ability and potential
- One-page personal statement describing why you wish to study biotechnology at APU as well as where you see yourself going in this career field
- In-person interview for qualified, selected applicants
International20182 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1035 USD per credit during 24 months.
National20182 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1035 USD per credit during 24 months.
Living costs for Pacific
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.