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Offered: On Campus Apply

The Master of Science in Biotechnology is geared for those seeking a career in the biotechnology industry. Students in the program take core classes in both biotechnology science-related and bio-entrepreneurship curricula. This program combines molecular biology rigor with soft skills to provide the essential background for interfacing research with successful workplace interactions in the biotechnology industry.

Our mission is to provide motivated students with the knowledge and skills needed to successfully enter or advance their careers in the biotechnology industry.

Master of Science in Biotechnology

Hone technical skills relevant to the industry by interpreting and executing best practices, prioritizing protocols, critically reviewing scientific research and evaluating concepts from multiple disciplines.

Expand your knowledge of the industry with independent research opportunities that are instructor supervised and complete a summer internship with a local science research organization.

view major Requirements

4+1 Accelerated Bachelor of Science/Master of Science

The 4+1 Bachelor of Science/Master of Science program may be completed in 5 years and is available to currently enrolled Vanguard University undergraduate students.

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Meet Our Faculty & Staff

Maribel Arias PhD

Assistant Professor of Biology

Itzel Calleja-Macias PhD

Assistant Professor of Biology

Roxanna Ochoa Hernandez PhD

Associate Professor of Biology

Quick Facts

Total Units: 39

Cost Per Unit: $795*

Length of Program:
2 years

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*Tuition is based on the 2022/2023 academic year and is subject to change.

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