MS in Biotechnology

A student in a white lab coat performing an experiment with pipets

Do you want to be at the forefront of the rapidly growing biotechnology field? 

Do you want to develop products derived from living organisms and biomolecules? 

Do you have a passion for biochemistry, neuroscience, or pharmacology?

The Case Western Reserve University Master of Science in Biotechnology Program can prepare you for a variety of careers in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries.

The Departments of Biochemistry, Neurosciences, and Pharmacology provide an interdisciplinary home for the Master of Science in Biotechnology (MS-Biotech) program. 

The Biotechnology MS will provide a real world internship as an integral part of the program. The internship will give you experience in the biotechnology industry and expand your contact network. 

CWRU School of Medicine’s EnRICH will help you find an internship that’s right for you!

Our biotechnology core courses provide an education in experimental design and hands-on training in lab techniques. The program's tracks in Biochemistry, Neurosciences, and Pharmacology will prepare you for specialized work in these areas. 

Specialization Tracks

Choose from one of three specialization tracks:

  1. Biochemistry Track
  2. Neurosciences Track 
  3. Pharmacology Track

Join us - Fall 2024 application coming soon!

Application Deadlines

May 1: Priority deadline (required for international students due to visa processing)

June 1: Final application deadline

July 1: All applicants will be notified of admission status

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