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Medical Biotechnology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #701 (ARWU) Syracuse, NY, United States
The baccalaureate program in Medical Biotechnology from Upstate Medical University SUNY educates students in the areas of molecular biology and aspects of clinical laboratory science that pertain to biomedical research and laboratory diagnosis.
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Overview

Graduates specializing in Medical Biotechnology at Upstate Medical University SUNY work with a team to conduct medical research in academic or industrial settings. In university laboratories, these individuals assist scientists by performing experiments that are part of a medical research study.

Key Features 

  • In industrial laboratories, biotechnologists help develop and manufacture pharmaceutical drugs or vaccines. 
  • Both types of laboratories are involved in research designed to treat or prevent human diseases such as heart disease, cancer, AIDS, genetic diseases, and many others.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    60 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Biochemistry
  • Laboratory Statistics
  • Pathology
  • Human Genetics
  • Hematology
  • Seminar in Biotechnology

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Submit a verified AMCAS application by October 15th
  • Submit Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) scores to AMCAS by October 15th
  • Submit the appropriate letters of recommendation to AMCAS
  • Submit a SUNY Upstate Medical University Secondary Application by December 1st - once our admissions office receives your verified AMCAS application we will forward you instructions on how to access our secondary application
  • Submit a non-refundable application processing fee of $110 by December 1st

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8490 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    16980 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8490 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    7070 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3535 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Syracuse

  • 935 - 1370 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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