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The Business of Biotech

The Professional Science Master of Biotechnology Program (MBT) is a groundbreaking combination of advanced laboratory-based science and MBA-level business courses from the College of Business. Mobilize your career.

An MBT degree provides an essential understanding of the biotechnology corporate environment and its current trends through a professional identity-building experience. As a student of biotechnology, you will become an integrated thinker ready for the fast-paced biotech industry.

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A Master's Degree with Many Advantages

San Jose State University is located in Silicon Valley—the largest Biotech/high tech area in the world. As a student, you will have top industry and academic instructors with real-world experience at your disposal. The location is also excellent for networking and making key connections, with over 90% of our students having jobs by graduation. Students gain mobility in their careers with a Master of Biotechnology degree.

How to Apply

Interested in applying? Please visit our admissions page and discover important deadlines, requirements and other information regarding the application process.

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About Us

Learn more about what a Master in Biotechnology can do for you. Plus, get to know our incredible faculty, advisory board, and alumni.


Take a look at the cutting-edge courses and curriculum you can expect to learn as a Master in Biotechnology student.


Discover all the informative and exciting webinars and networking events held throughout the year.