Biotechnology MS

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Program Description

The Biotechnology Master of Science degree program provides students with advanced coursework in biotechnical and biomolecular sciences. Graduates are prepared for positions in research, and industrial research and development laboratories, sales/technical representation in biotechnology, chemical or pharmaceutical companies, or to advance to PhD programs related to biomedical sciences. A research project resulting in a thesis must be completed in the laboratory of one of the program faculty or by special arrangement, with faculty in other departments who are affiliated with the Department of Biotechnical and Clinical Laboratory Sciences.

Program Contact

Stephen Koury
26 Cary Hall
Buffalo, NY 14214
Phone: 716-829-5188
Fax: 716-829-3601

Instruction Method

  • In Person (100 percent of courses offered in person)

Full/Part Time Options

  • Full Time

Credits Required

  • 36 Hours


  • 2 Years

Application Fee

  • $85

This program is officially registered with the New York State Education Department (SED).

Online programs/courses may require students to come to campus on occasion. Time-to-degree and number of credit hours may vary based on full/part time status, degree, track and/or certification option chosen. Time-to-degree is based on calendar year(s). Contact the department for details.