Biotechnology MS

Biotechnology MS

Advance in one of today’s fastest growing fields with our biotechnology master’s degree.

  • Hands-on, laboratory-based instruction.
  • Taught by world-class, NIH-funded faculty.
  • Personalized, team-based learning experiences.
  • High-caliber education with affordable tuition.

Why Choose Our Program?

Great Value

At just $246 per credit hour* for Texas residents, our program is among the most affordable in the state.

Unparalleled Faculty

Learn from faculty who have been responsible for a plethora of biomedical research advancements.

Experiential Format

Extensive hands-on experiences in high-tech imaging, molecular and immunology instrumentation and other leading-edge techniques.

Access to Research

Participate in nationally-funded research with abundant opportunities for publication in peer-reviewed science journals.

Training Students to Lead at the Forefront of Science

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Internationally Recognized Research

Our program is housed in the Center for Biomedical Research on The University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler campus. The center is well-known nationally and internationally for research in lung injury, microbiology and immunology.

Personalized Interactions With Faculty

We strive to maintain a low faculty-to-student ratio to maximize personalized attention.

Biotechnology Career Opportunities

Our students gain marketable skills and qualifications for career opportunities including, but not limited to:

  • Biopharmaceuticals & Drug Development
  • Medical Diagnostics
  • Clinical Research & Medicine
  • Biomedical Research
  • Forensic Science
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Advanced Degrees (MD or Ph.D.)

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*Based on 2018-19 tuition data. Texas resident, full-time enrollment. Tuition and fees are assessed each semester and are based on the number of credit hours in which students enroll. Tuition and fees are subject to change at any time without notice.