Biotechnology Science (M.S.)

Study Duration: 2 years
Start Time: September 2020
Graduation Credits: 34 Credits

Program Description

Wenzhou-Kean University’s Biotechnology Science (M.S.) program is committed to helping students master the latest high-tech skills through course learning and laboratory experiences. Our program allows students to concentrate their studies in the two rapidly advancing sectors of biotechnology and pharmaceutical sciences. The courses of the program include Molecular Cell Biology, Biostatistics and Computational Analysis, Scientific Writing, Advanced Cell Biology, Ethics in Biotechnology, Molecular Cellular Techniques, Advanced Systems Biology, Medicinal Chemistry, Applied Human Immunology, Pharmaceutical Innovation and Drug Development, Molecular Biology of Cancer, Advanced Molecular Cell Technology, Molecular Pharmacology, Chemical Instrumentation and more. Graduates become proficient in state-of-the-art technologies and are prepared to seek employment/advancement in biotech/pharma or to continue their graduate study toward the Ph.D. degree.

Admission Requirements

  1. Application form for graduate program
  2. Bachelor’s degree from a college or university recognized by the Ministry of Education of China and Kean University
  3. 3.0 cumulative grade point average (lower GPAs will be considered based on overall strength of the application)
  4. 3.0 minimum GPA in all science and math courses
  5. Official transcripts of all colleges or universities attended
  6. Optional, not required: GRE (Graduate Record Examination) or MCAT (Medical College Admission Test) scores
  7. Two letters of recommendation
  8. Departmental interview may be required
  9. Professional resume/CV
  10. Personal statement
  11. Official TOEFL or IELTS score reports
  12. Optional, not required: DAT (Dental Admissions Test)


Course Modules Credits (34)
Biotechnology Science Required Coursework 13
Biotechnology Science Degree Concentration Tracks 15
Internship/Externship 6

Graduation Requirements

Students will be conferred the Biotechnology Science (M.S.) degree of Kean University if they complete 34 credit culminating in a written research project and presentation of research in a public forum.

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