12 months
39268 USD/year
39268 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Biotechnology from Thomas Jefferson University is designed to provide graduates with the unique ability to adapt and innovate in any research environment and product-driven industry.


Biotechnology from Thomas Jefferson University is where life sciences and technology converge. A degree in biotechnology opens up numerous employment possibilities since practically every industry utilizes biotechnology. A biotechnology degree fosters creativity, innovation, and adaptability that is applicable to most career choices.


  • Academic Research
  • Bioinformatics
  • Pharmaceutical Industry
  • Biotechnology Industry
  • Healthcare and Medical Technology
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Forensic Science
  • Bioprocessing (Antibody and Protein Therapy, Vaccine Production)
  • Manufacturing

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Molecular Preparatory Techniques
  • Basic Molecular Techniques
  • Applied Microbial Biotechnology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Biochemistry
  • Immunology
  • Research Design

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


30 SCH



On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To apply, submit an application along with a fee of $50 to Jefferson.
  • Degree Prerequisite: Applicants are required to have a Bachelor’s degree in Biotechnology, Cytotechnology, or Medical Laboratory and Science from a regionally accredited institution prior to the start of the program.
  • Transcripts: Submit official undergraduate and graduate transcripts from all regionally accredited institutions you have attended and/or from which you earned credit.  
  • Personal Statement: Submit a statement of purpose outlining your interest in the program, how the course of study relates to your desired career path, and your academic and job-related experiences that are relevant to the program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39268 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39268 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    39268 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39268 USD per year during 12 months.
  • 2-year Option $31,753 
  • Advanced Master's Program: 1-year Full-Time Option $37,045
  • Advanced Master's Program: 2-year Part-Time Option (per credit) $1,107

Living costs for Philadelphia

1313 - 2284 USD /month
Living costs

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


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