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Columbia University, New York USA

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Columbia University, New York USA (http://www.columbia.edu/)

24Columbia University, New York USA

The Biotechnology Program includes courses in:

  • Contemporary Biology, I
  • Contemporary Biology, II
  • Intensive Laboratory in Biotechnology
  • Genetics
  • Molecular Biology

Depending on the applicant’s background, the required curriculum may also include:

  • General Chemistry I
  • General Chemistry II
  • Organic Chemistry I

Individuals who are interested in preparing for graduate school in biotechnology can take courses in biology and chemistry.

The program provides an advanced scientific education and for diverse careers in the Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical industries. These careers include:

-research science positions in laboratories applying biotechnology to problems in medicine, industry, and agriculture

-careers in regulation of drug approval and other biotechnology applications

-management positions in the biotechnology industry

-positions at companies that are investing in biotechnology

-working for law firms in biotechnology

Thirty points of coursework plus a Master’s thesis are required for the MA in Biotechnology


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