Feb 27, 2024  
2022-2023 Graduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Applied Biotechnology and Molecular Biology

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A Master of Science degree in Applied Biotechnology & Molecular Biology (ABMB) in the Department of Natural Sciences will comprehensively prepare students for doctoral programs and work in biotechnology and related biosciences disciplines. The master’s program is offered as either a four-semester non-thesis program, a five-semester thesis program, or a five-year accelerated MS program (four-year bachelor’s with a one-year accelerated master’s program). 

Course Requirements

Course Progression

Thesis Track

Non-Thesis Track

Accelerated MS Program (4+1)

Spring Year 4 of Undergraduate Degree

Year 1

Total Credits: 36


*Students should decide whether they want to pursue the thesis or non-thesis at the end of Year One (1). 

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