Tufts University

Tufts University

Certificate in Biotechnology and Biotechnology Engineering


200 Boston Avenue, Suite 2400

Medford, MA 02155

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S. - Biotechnology and Biotechnology Engineering, Ph.D. - Biotechnology and Biotechnology Engineering

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Through industry-based projects and case studies, the certificate courses cover the fundamentals and practical considerations in the field, including construction of recombinant DNA and the production of enzymes, therapeutic proteins, vaccines and small-molecule primary and secondary metabolites. The curriculum features modern techniques for separation and purification of small and large biomolecules, including techniques specially designed for today's biotechnology products. In addition, production and separation case studies emphasize process economics, GMP, and QA/QC.


New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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