Biotechnology Management and Entrepreneurship

Yeshiva University

960 USD/credit
960 USD/credit
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The MS in Biotechnology Management and Entrepreneurship at the Yeshiva University Katz School provides the mission-critical scientific, technical, and business knowledge needed to launch, manage, scale and commercialize biotechnology products and services. T


From editing genes using CRISPR to growing transgenic, pesticide-resistant crops, innovations in biotechnology are happening faster and becoming more sophisticated. To maintain competitiveness in this growing market, companies need professionals who understand the science behind biotechnology and have the business skills needed to commercialize new products and services.

The Biotech master's is a recognized STEM degree, so international students may be eligible for a 24-month extension to their 12-month Optional Practical Training (OPT).

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Applications of Biotechnology
  • Biotechnology Management
  • Foundations of Biotechnology
  • Intellectual Property, Regulation and Compliance for Biotechnology

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Start dates & application deadlines




36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application
  • Transcripts from all colleges or universities attended
  • Personal statement detailing your career goals and interest in the program
  • Two academic or professional recommendation letters
  • $55 application fee
  • TOEFL or IELTS scores (for candidates whose bachelor's degrees were earned at a non-English-speaking institution)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    960 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
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  • National

    960 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 960 USD per credit and a duration of  .


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