Biotechnology is where the science of living organisms meets the science of technology and engineering. Technologies emerging in the field of biotechnology include genetic engineering, stem cell treatment, personalized medicine, regenerative medicine, and artificial photosynthesis, to name a few. The following schools all offer master’s degrees in biotechnology or closely related fields.


Lab and the Bio-Safety Cert
University of Massachusetts – For students seeking to further their careers in Biotech in a relatively quick manner, University of Massachusetts offers an online program for a Certificate in Laboratory and Biological Safety degree. This program can be completed in two (2) years and requires a Bachelor’s degree for enrollment. However, assignments can be completed and turned in from any computer – home PCs, school computers, or even laptops.

MBA: Sustainable Futures
Walden University – The 36-credit-hour MBA in Sustainable Futures program at Walden University features 24 credits of foundation and core courses, 8 credits of specialized courses, and 4 credits of a capstone course. The curriculum focuses on the skills required to manage large-scale change to add value and environmental sustainability in the business world.

MBA: Organic Resources
Marylhurst University – Empower your organization to adopt an environmentally green future with the MBA in Sustainable Business / Renewable Energy from Marylhurst University. Going beyond the “bottom line”, the curriculum has been created to reflect the fact that making money isn’t the end-all, but instead people, planet, and profit should be all considered as an integrated strategy.

MPH: International Health
University of Liverpool – Established in 1989, the MPH in International Health from the University of Liverpool is an internationally recognized leader in health education. With a multidisciplinary focus and commitment to the World Health Organization’s (WHO) Health for All principles, the program can be taken full-time over one year, or part-time over two to six years.

MBA: Sustainability
Colorado Technical University – The MBA in Sustainability program at Colorado Technical University is designed for individuals dedicated to helping build a better world. The curriculum focuses on the foundations of sustainable business, including the three facets comprising the Triple Bottom Line: people, planet, profit. The Environmental and Social Sustainability degree concentration includes two certificates.

MSE: Materials Science
Arizona State University – The Master of Science in Materials Science and Engineering at Arizona State University offers students a renowned curriculum that prepares students for careers in materials science, biology, engineering, and related fields in industry, government, and educational institutions. Courses include Physics of Materials, Advanced Thermodynamics, and Advanced Quality Control.

MBA: Sustainability
Southern New Hampshire University – The MBA in Sustainability & Environmental Compliance from Southern New Hampshire University is designed to provide students with the tools necessary to tackle the most pressing environmental and sustainability issues in business. Offered in a convenient, affordable, online or on-campus format, coursework includes Environmental Issues, covering ecology, populations, and agriculture.

MS: Health Informatics
Saint Joseph’s University – Students in the Saint Joseph’s University MS in Health Administration – Informatics specialization program gain valuable skills in information resources management, clinical care, and programming across the healthcare spectrum. The curriculum features computer-based patient record (CPR), bioinformatics, and health information management systems topics.

MPH
A.T. Still University of Health Sciences – The 60-credit hour, 15-course online master’s degree in public health from the A.T. Still University of Health Sciences is developed to offer busy working professionals a path to leadership in their field. Whether you are currently in the biology, biotech, or healthcare profession, or seek a new career, the A.T. Still University has the tools to make your dreams come true.

MS: Environmental Policy
American Military University – At the American Military University MS in Environmental Policy & Management program, students are immersed in the study of the environment. Courses include ecosystems management, the impact of industrialization on the environment, economics and resource availability, regulation and law, environmental ethics, landscape-level conservation, political ecology, and environmental technology and management.