Integrating Science and Business
The Professional Science Master of Biotechnology Program (MBT) integrates advanced, hands-on training in laboratory-based biotechnologies with MBA-level business courses from the College of Business. The Department of Biological Sciences is highly regarded in the Silicon Valley for providing outstanding laboratory-based training, and the Lucas College and Graduate School of Business programs have been accreditied by the prestigious AACSB International (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), an acheivement earned by less than 5% of business schools worldwide.
This formal two-year degree program:
- Prepares highly motivated students for successful biotechnology careers immediately after graduation.
- Provides an essential understanding of the biotechnology corporate environment and its current trends through a professional identity building experience.
- Develops students into integrated thinkers ready for the fast-paced biotech industry
"MBT program prepares students for leadership in the critically important and dynamic industries of biotechnology and pharmaceuticals." Student, Class of 2006