Molecular Biotechnology, Master | University of Kansas | Lawrence, United States
24 months
23951 USD/year
23951 USD/year
9989 USD/year
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University of Kansas's master's degree in Molecular Biotechnology program prepares students for advanced careers in molecular biotechnology-oriented clinical, industrial, and research laboratories.


About this Degree

In this two-year (40 credit hour), non-thesis Molecular Biotechnology program at the University of Kansas, students benefit from an innovative curriculum structured to provide broad-based knowledge and hands-on experience through course work and practica performed in biotechnology settings. With state-of-the-art research facilities and excellent faculty, the University of Kansas Medical Center is a premier location to study molecular biotechnology.

Applicants must have earned a baccalaureate degree in a life science (e.g., biochemistry, biology, cell biology, clinical laboratory science, microbiology, molecular biosciences, etc.) prior to enrollment in the program and should have a minimum grade point average of 3.0. Applicants can be working towards completion of a baccalaureate degree at the time of application, but must have completed their degree requirements before enrolling in the program.

Programme Structure


  • Proteins and Metabolism
  • Molecular Genetics
  • Biomedical Research
  • Research Ethics
  • Molecular Techniques Lecture
  • Current Issues in Biotechnology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


40 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The application cannot be completely processed until KU has received GRE scores. Use institution code 6895 to have an official copy of scores sent directly from the testing service to KU Medical Center.

  • English Language Proficiency

  • References

  • Personal Statement

  • Research and Work Experience

  • Transcripts

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23951 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23951 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    23951 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23951 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    9989 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9989 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Lawrence

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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