The 30-credit master’s degree program in molecular biology is a highly focused, research-oriented online program designed specifically for part-time students who have an interest in the biotechnology industry. This program is ideally suited for individuals seeking biomedical research careers in academia, industry, or government.
Students admitted to this program typically have an undergraduate degree in biology, chemistry, biochemistry, or molecular biology. Depending on the student’s undergraduate education, core courses in cellular and molecular biology are first taken, followed by advanced seminar style courses, including departmental research, and journal articles that are read and discussed.
This program is available online.