The MS Biotechnology & Bioinformatics/ MBA Dual Degree curriculum is comprised of:

Biotechnology Emphasis

Biotech Prerequisites or MBA Foundations: 0-16 units (as required)
MS Biotech Core Courses: 16 units
Biotech Electives: 7 units
MBA Core Courses: 18 units
MBA Electives (double-counted): 6 units
Common Core Courses: 9 units

Total: 72 units*

*Students will complete 50-67 units in the program depending on required prerequisites/foundations.

Biomedical Engineering (BME) Emphasis

Biotech Prerequisites or MBA Foundations: 0-16 units (as required)
MS Biotech Core & BME Courses: 21 units
Biotech Electives: 6 units
MBA Core Courses: 18 units
MBA Electives (double-counted): 6 units
Common Core Courses: 9 units

Total: 76 units*

*Students will complete 54-71 units in the program depending on required prerequisites/foundations.

Stem Cell Technology & Laboratory Management (SCTLM) Emphasis**

Biotech Prerequisites or MBA Foundations: 0-16 units (as required)
MS Biotech Core & SCTLM Courses: 19 units
Internship: 6 units (1 year)
Biotech Electives: 6 units
MBA Core Courses: 18 units
MBA Electives (double-counted): 6 units
Common Core Courses: 9 units

Total: 80 units*

*Students will complete 58-75 units in the program depending on required prerequisites/foundations.

** A separate application process is required for SCTLM emphasis