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Requirements

The MS in Biotechnology requires 36 semester hours, including a four course (12 semester hour) core

Core Courses for the MS in Biotechnology

  • BIOL 5376 Applied Bioinformatics
  • BIOL 5381 Genomics
  • BIOL 6373 Proteomics
  • BIOL 6384 Biotechnology Laboratory

Preparing for the core courses

Students may use a portion of the 36 semester hours to prepare for the core. Contact us to get advice on how to make the transition to the core. Well-prepared students may petition to substitute additional elective courses for core courses.

Beyond the core...

Students may select from a wide range of approved elective courses in areas such as:

  • molecular and cell biology
  • chemistry
  • mathematics
  • science education
  • engineering and computer science
  • social sciences
  • finance and management.

Students may also take research courses and complete an M.S. thesis. More than 36 semester hours may be required to complete this plan.

University Requirements

Students should be aware not only of the requirements for the M.S. in Biotechnology, but also the general university requirements.
Refer to the official UT Dallas Catalog.