B.Sc. On Campus


Saint Peter's University

48 months
37660 USD/year
37660 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The multidisciplinary Biotechnology program at Saint Peter's University includes an internship at The Institute of Human and Molecular Genetics at UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School.


If you have an intelligent and creative mind with a passion for emerging technologies, the field of applied science holds untold opportunities for you to explore.

Guided by an inspiring and experienced faculty, the Department of Applied Science and Technology Department houses the biochemistry, biotechnology and the physics programs.

And our location offers you exciting internship and employment opportunities within research, pharmaceutical, chemical, bio-chemical and physics-based firms —industries that form a virtual employment engine that will drive the future of scientific development of our country.

The major in biochemistry is offered in collaboration with the biology and chemistry departments.

The physics program is offered as both a major and a minor.


In support of the University mission, the Biotechnology program at Saint Peter's University strives to foster the development of the whole person in preparation for a lifetime of learning, leadership, and service in the area of the Natural Sciences within a diverse and global community. Committed to academic excellence and individual attention, the program provides a broad-based, challenging education in Biochemistry and Biotechnology, informed by values, to students with diverse backgrounds and interests.


Positions in this field involve industry, clinical laboratory testing, the health professions, as well as biomedical, chemical and physics research.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cell and Molecular Biology
  • Genetics
  • Biomedical Applications of DNA Technologies
  • Special Topics in Biotechnology
  • Research in Biotechnology 
  • Differential Calculus 
  • Integral Calculus 
  • General Physics 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Academic transcripts with English Translation from all high schools attended.
  • Short essay or personal statement (included in the application but may be sent separately).
  • One letter of recommendation from a teacher, guidance counselor, school official, coach or community service coordinator. Recommendations should come directly from the recommender and may be scanned, faxed or mailed back to the Office of Admission. A SKYPE or in person interview may be used in lieu of a recommendation letter.

Tuition Fee

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    37660 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 37660 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    37660 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37660 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Jersey City

1300 - 3200 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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