Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology
University of Maryland Global Campus

Program Details

University of Maryland Global Campus (UMGC) offers the online Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology. This degree allows successful graduates to work in finding solutions for epidemics and other vital issues within the agricultural, pharmaceutical, and biomedical fields. The degree combines laboratory skills and applied coursework, with a biotechnology internship experience and upper-level study.

This degree is also offered as a Bachelor of Technical and Professional Studies.

Career opportunities with this degree include the following fields:

  • Biomedical research industries and organizations
  • Laboratory technology
  • Chemical technology
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Assay analysis
  • Quality control
  • Bioinformatics
  • Agricultural

% Online

Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Maryland Global Campus is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Some College

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Requires an on-site component
  • Prior technical and scientific knowledge of biotechnology through transferred credit and direct experience in the field