48 months
62054 USD/year
61646 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


At Tufts University, the Biotechnology program is offered as a second major in conjunction with another undergraduate major in biology, biochemistry, or engineering.


About the Program

The Biotechnology program of Tufts University studies the applications of biotechnology in a number of diverse fields, including recent growth in gene and cell therapies, protein and tissue engineering, bioprocessing, bioinformatics and synthetic biology. The tools of biotechnology are now universally applied both to basic research efforts and to large-scale manufacturing processes, and the field is continuing to grow at a rapid pace.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cells and Organisms
  • Biological Systems
  • General Genetics
  • Molecular Biology
  • Biochemistry and Cellular Metabolism
  • Molecular Biotechnology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed Common Application or Coalition Application
  • One letter from a teacher in a junior or senior year major academic course and one letter from a school counselor for all applicants
  • Completed Tufts Short-Answer Questions (part of the application) 
  • High School Transcript(s)
  • Senior Grades: All applicants will be required to send their senior grades as part of their application
  • English Proficiency Test Scores
  • $75 Application Fee or Fee Waiver
  • Applicants have a choice about whether or not to submit SAT or ACT scores to be considered for undergraduate admission to Tufts University

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    62054 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 62054 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    61646 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 61646 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Medford

1458 - 3019 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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