College of science
Master of Science in Biotechnology
Northeastern’s MS in Biotechnology is an innovative, non thesis graduate degree program. The curriculum of this professional science master’s combines advanced interdisciplinary training in biology, chemistry, chemical engineering, and pharmaceutical science with the development of high-value business skills critical to success in today’s dynamic workplace. Graduates are prepared to innovate, collaborate, and lead as research, managerial, or technical professionals in a wide range of biotechnology specialties. The program is taught by respected faculty who are also senior leaders in their fields and bring extensive experience and firsthand knowledge of industry trends.
Students choose from concentrations in which core courses are combined with specialization and elective study. All concentrations feature a co-op work experience with an industry, academic, or government employer. Concentrations include wet lab coursework designed to provide students with fundamental bench/technical skills they will need to access cutting-edge advances in industry.