MS in Biotechnology

Total Semester Hours Required: 42

Students pursing the MS in Biotechnology with Graduate Certificate in Engineering Leadership must complete 16 Semester Hours of required GIEL coursework and 26 Semester Hours of coursework in their Biotechnology discipline.

Please refer to Biotechnology homepage for the most up-to-date course requirements and other program information.

Plan of Study

All students will complete the following required Gordon Engineering Leadership coursework.

They will also complete coursework related to one Biotechnology discipline.

Gordon Engineering Leadership Program (16 Semester Hours)
ENLR 5121 Engineering Leadership 1 2
ENLR 5122 Engineering Leadership 2 2
ENLR 5131 Scientific Principles of Engineering 1 2
ENLR 5132 Scientific Principles of Engineering 2 2
ENLR 7440 Engineering Leadership Challenge Project 1 4
ENLR 7442 Engineering Leadership Challenge Project 2 4
Biotechnology Core Coursework (First Year) (17 Semester Hours)
BIOT 5120 Introduction to Biotechnology 3
BIOT 5219 The Biotech Enterprise 2
BIOT 5631 Cell Culture Processes 3
CHEM 5620 Protein Chemistry 3
BIOL 6299 Molecular Cell Biology for Biotechnology 3
BIOT 6214 or  PHSC 6214 Experimental Design and Biometrics 2
BIOT 5145 Basic Biotech Lab Skills 1
Molecular Biotechnology Concentration (9 Semester Hours Total) 
BIOT 5810 Cutting-Edge Apps in Mol Biotechnology  3
BIOT 5850 Higher Order Structure Analytics  3
BIOT 7245 Biotechnology Applications Laboratory  3
Process Sciences Concentration (9 Semester Hours Total)
BIOT 5560 Bioprocess Fundamentals 3
BIOT5635 Downstream Processes 3
BIOT 7245 Biotechnology Applications Laboratory 3
Biopharmaceutical Analytical Sciences Concentration (9 Semester Hours Total)
CHEM 5550 Intro to Glycobiology and Glycoprotein Analytics 3
CHEM 5616 Protein Mass Spectrometry 3
BIOT 7245 Biotechnology Applications Laboratory 3
Pharmaceutical Technologies Concentration (9 Semester Hours Total)
BIOT 5700 Molecular Interactions of Proteins in Biopharma Form 3
BIOT 5640 Drug Product Processes for Biopharma 3
BIOT 7245 Biotechnology Applications Laboratory 3
Biotechnology Enterprise Concentration (9 Semester Hours Total)
BIOT 5226 Biotech Entrepreneurship 3
BIOT 5225 Managing and Leading a Biotech Company 3
BIOT 5227 Economics and Marketing for Biotech Managers 3

 

 

 

 

 

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