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Biochemistry & molecular biology

Biochemistry & molecular biology is the study of how recombinant DNA technology, protein chemistry, and structural biology come together at a microscopic level, allowing for microscopic interactions between atoms and molecules.

Biotechnology students and faculty with research plants


The Biotechnology Program aims to produce well-trained researchers with theoretical knowledge, technical skills and real-world experience based on both academic research experiences and internships in the ever-evolving and increasing biotechnology industry. This accelerated, five-year degree program gives students both a bachelor's and master's degree upon completion. Graduates of this program have numerous career opportunities in pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.

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Biotechnology Internship Program

Looking for talented undergraduate and graduate students for research and technology-based positions?

  • Regional businesses and startups can hire STEM students through university-funded internships
  • A diverse talent pool is available including Biotechnology majors* and a wide array of STEM majors
  • Employers have the option to allow course credit with departmental approval
  • Potential for career placement at your company upon completion 

To learn more about the internship program.