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Biotechnology

Texas A&M University

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
17073 USD/year
17073 USD/year
7867 USD/year
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About

The Master of Biotechnology Degree is a Professional Science Master’s (PSM) degree offered by Texas A&M University. These innovative degrees prepare graduates for science careers in business, government and the non-profit sector, and emphasize advanced scientific knowledge and professional skills such as communication, project development, and commercialization.

Overview

Our Biotechnology Industry Advisory Council at Texas A&M University provides further guidance to ensure our curriculum is responsive to industry needs and works to increase career opportunities for our graduates and the visibility of the program.

Students complete a rigorous curriculum that includes:

  • Molecular biotechnology and genomics
  • Technical writing
  • Semester-long industry internship
  • Hands-on laboratory-based research
  • Bioethics
  • Business courses

An outstanding feature of our program is the completion of an industry internship and the production of a Professional Portfolio, in which the student reflects on skills and competencies obtained through course work, informal learning experiences, and their internship. Students give a public presentation of their internship experience followed by a final oral exam of the portfolio by their faculty committee. Our program also stresses leadership and service in extra-curricular activities appropriate to the field.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biotechnology Principles and Techniques
  • Molecular Biotechnology
  • Biotechnology Writing
  • Accounting Concepts and Procedures
  • Financial Management for Non-Business Majors

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

39 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree with 3.0 or higher grade point average (GPA) on final 60 hours of undergraduate credit.
  • GRE scores.
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) or IELTS scores for international students.
  • Three letters of reference
  • Career goals essay

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17073 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17073 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    17073 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17073 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    7867 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7867 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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Due for update

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