University of Massachusetts Boston
Department of Biology
100 Morrissey Boulevard
Boston, MA 02125


Contact: Alan Christian
P: (617) 287-6639

Graduate Certificate in Biotechnology and Biomedical Science

Year Program Started: 1997

Max. Participants/Year: no limit

Application Deadline: July

Program Timeframe: one calendar year

Academic Level Targeted: graduate school, retraining

Racial/Ethnic Focus: any racial/ethnic group

Type of Program: education

Program Attributes: for credit

Program Acceptance Requirements: matriculation at this school, class year (BA or BS), GPA/academic standing (undergraduate 3.0 GPA), organic chemistry, microbiology, introduction to computing

Primary Science Discipline(s) Targeted: biochemistry, biology, bio (molecular), biotechnology, physics

Additional Comments: This program is designed to provide students with a sound theoretical background for working in the research and development divisions of biotechnology companies or biomedical research laboratories.