Compare to Biotechnology, MS

A Comparison of the Biotechnology, MS and the Biotechnology and Entrepreneurship, MS

 

Biotechnology, MS

Biotechnology and Entrepreneurship, MS

Goals and Objectives

The program aims to advance students’ knowledge beyond the BS level and equip them with the skills needed in the rapidly evolving environment of life sciences-based industries. Suitable for students who plan to pursue carriers in industrial and/or academic research. The program is designed to provide students with a broad coverage of key areas of modern biotechnology and a basic understanding of business and finance issues. Suitable for students who are interested in early stage technology companies and/or aspire to start their own business.
     

Courses

Biotechnology, MS

Biotechnology and Entrepreneurship, MS

Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Industry Required Required
Biotechnology and Health Care Elective Required
Biosensors and Biochips Required Required
Biomedical Materials and Devices Elective Elective
Protein Engineering Required Elective
Tissue Engineering Elective Elective
Enzyme Catalysis in Organic Synthesis Required Elective
Biocatalysis in Industry Elective Required
Neuroscience Elective Elective
Immunology: Concepts, Mechanisms and Applications Elective Elective
Genetic Engineering (with labs) Elective Elective
Advanced Cell and Molecular Biology (with labs) Elective Elective
Biomedical Materials and Devices Elective Elective
Entrepreneurship and Venture Creation Not offered Required
Managing IP Property and Intellectual Capital Elective Required
Introduction to Technical Writing Elective Elective
A Guided Study or Project in Biotechnology Elective Elective

Other electives are available for both programs. For further details please visit Biotechnolgy, MS curriculum and the Biotechnology and Entrepreneurship, MS curriculum.

With advisor’s permission students can take courses at other Schools of NYU.