Columbia University

Columbia University



630 West 169th Street

New York City, NY 10027

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:


Format: Campus

Program Description:

The free-standing M.A. Program in Biotechnology trains students in modern aspects of molecular and cell biology with a particular emphasis on approaches used in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries. Individuals already working in these areas who would like more advanced training also benefit from earning this degree. The curriculum focuses on the basic principle of biotechnology and specific applications in various fields. The use of biotechnology to fight disease is emphasized.


Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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