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Master of Science in Applied Biotechnology

Revolutionize The Science of Nature


Innovate Solutions

Solve some of society's most pressing problems.

No doubt, the challenge of biotechnology is complex. And the problems to solve, daunting. But the goal of our program focuses on bringing innovation into practice. In our online master's in applied biotechnology and graduate certificate in applied bioinformatics, we'll equip you with the knowledge to make a difference. Whether your interest is in healthcare, agriculture, business or research, you'll be professionally prepared for a thriving career that makes a real impact.

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MS Applied Biotechnology

Innovate & Advance

More than a salary boost, our program gives you the skills to solve problems in your industry and in the world.

Admissions Criteria

Join a Growing Field

According to the Biotechnology Innovation Organization, employment opportunities have increased by 19% in the field since 2001 - a growth that outpaces many other industries.

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Invest in Yourself

Whether you live in Wisconsin or out of state, our tuition for this program is a flat rate of $850/credit.

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100% Online

With an online learning format, this program is designed to help you achieve your degree in a convenient setting of your choosing.

How You'll Learn Online

Why UW-Green Bay?

Just like biotechnology—we're constantly evolving.

An ever-changing industry needs cutting-edge education. At UW-Green Bay, the master’s in applied biotechnology provides you with the latest knowledge and techniques in the field. We bring the classroom to you, with asynchronous formats designed for busy professionals. No matter which track—or tracks—you choose, you’ll develop necessary skills to navigate an ever-changing technological landscape and stay ahead of the curve in the rapidly evolving field of biotechnology. Our three tracks are:

  • Quality Assurance & Compliance
  • Business Management
  • Research & Development
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Applied Bioinformatics Certificate

Get the data science skills required to process and analyze large-scale biological data sets in a flexible, online format. Plus, if you decide you want to earn your master’s, credits earned toward the certificate can apply to the graduate program.

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Capstone Project

Your degree program culminates in a capstone course that provides you with the opportunity to obtain real-world professional experience. Not only will you obtain your degree, you will develop professional connections that will be crucial for your career.

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UW Extended Campus

Because our program is in collaboration with the UW Extended Campus, you’ll learn from professors across the state who have a wide range of expertise. Visit their website to learn about the program.

Support at Every Step

No matter where you're located, UW-Green Bay and the UW Extended Campus have the resources and services to ensure your success.

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Financial Aid

Though tuition is handled through the UW Extended Campus, our UW-Green Bay campus will help you with financial aid to fund your degree.

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Academic Support

The UW Extended Campus provides success coaches to get you on track, and our professors here at UW-Green Bay are always willing to help you.

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Offset the cost of your master's degree by applying for scholarships. One easy application means you'll be considered for all UW-Green Bay scholarships.

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As a part of the UW Extended campus, you're supported by an array of advisors. Connect with them for support.

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