close

Filters

See Results

A Master of Arts (MA) is a postgraduate degree that students pursue after they get their bachelor degree. Master programs are designed to further knowledge in a specific area of study in order to prepare students for a successful career. What is an MA in Biotechnology? In this program, students will study the use of bioprocesses and living organisms in medicine, engineering, technology, and agricu… Read more

A Master of Arts (MA) is a postgraduate degree that students pursue after they get their bachelor degree. Master programs are designed to further knowledge in a specific area of study in order to prepare students for a successful career.

What is an MA in Biotechnology? In this program, students will study the use of bioprocesses and living organisms in medicine, engineering, technology, and agriculture. They will explore all possible bioproducts, such as cutting-edge devices for gene therapy and genetically modified foods. Programs will vary depending on the school but many students will be introduced to bioinformatics, which is the application of computer science and statistics to the molecular biology field. Students may choose to branch out into specialized topics, such as food, animal, microbial and environmental, molecular, or plant and forest biotechnologies.  

With a combined knowledge of chemistry, biology, and technology, graduates with a master’s degree in biotechnology are sought after by many industries. Their education also prepares students to work in both domestic and international companies.

If you like to explore different parts of the world, consider the international options for earning your degree. While there are many schools that offer biotechnology programs, the costs of earning a degree will vary depending on school location, program duration, and specific program requirements. It is recommended that you directly contact the schools to find out what tuition and other fees will be.

Graduates with a Master in Biotechnology are prepared for a wide variety of careers, many of which revolve around science and research. Opportunities include working for companies involved in the creation of drugs, medical diagnostics and analyses, a career in the pharmaceutical and biotechnological industry, or working in patent agencies, academic research, or as a consultant.

It is quick and easy to research and compare master’s programs from all over the world. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

Read less
Other options within this field of study: 
format_list_bulleted Filters
Al-Farabi Kazakh National University
Almaty , Kazakhstan

The Master’s program in Food Biotechnology combines a Master’s program at the Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Kazakhstan, and Master’s program at ISA Lille, France. It c ... +

The Master’s program in Food Biotechnology combines a Master’s program at the Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Kazakhstan, and Master’s program at ISA Lille, France. It creates opportunities to gain more international knowledge and experience in food science, bioprocesses, and technologies of food manufacture. -
MA
Full-time
2 years
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation (GSAPP)
New York , USA

Columbia University’s Master of Arts in Biotechnology trains students in modern aspects of molecular biology with a particular emphasis on approaches used in the biotechnology ... +

Columbia University’s Master of Arts in Biotechnology trains students in modern aspects of molecular biology with a particular emphasis on approaches used in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries. The curriculum focuses on the basic principles of biotechnology and specific applications in various fields. The use of biotechnology to fight disease is emphasized. -
MA
English
 

TIP! If you represent a school and want to add your programs to our listings, contact us here