Postgraduate Certificate On Campus Online

Biotechnology Education

9 months
5008 USD/module
5008 USD/module
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Designed for middle and secondary science teachers as well as curriculum and instructional leaders, the Certificate in Biotechnology Education from Johns Hopkins University strengthens their content knowledge and pedagogic techniques in bioscience.


Take advantage of Johns Hopkins University’s expertise in Biotechnology Education and teacher preparation to develop effective new approaches to bringing the biotechnology discipline to life in today’s classroom.

In this program, you will be challenged to analyze recent research on bioscience education, reflect on your learning and practice, and develop teaching tools and assessment strategies to engage your students in bioscience-related problems and inquiries.

After completing the Certificate in Biotechnology Education, you may count some credits toward a Master of Science in Biotechnology.

Career Opportunities

Based on projections from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the biotechnology field is expected to grow significantly over the next decade. So, too, will the number of available jobs in the industry.

To keep up with that demand, schools will continue to step up efforts to bring in educators with the knowledge, passion, and experience to encourage and support the next generation of biotech professionals.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Foundations in Bioscience
  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Biology
  • Independent Research in Biotechnology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 9 months
  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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we accept applications year-round for all programs


30 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the Online Application
  • Submit all required supporting documentation. Supporting materials requirements vary by program. You are responsible for gathering and sending all application materials either via online application form or directly to our office. Once received, please allow one week for processing.
  • Submit your application along with a $75 application fee. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5008 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5008 USD per module during 9 months.
  • National

    5008 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5008 USD per module during 9 months.

Living costs for Baltimore

1240 - 2100 USD /month
Living costs

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.

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