Master of Science in Bioscience Administration
Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Program Details

The online MS in Bioscience Administration degree program from Worcester Polytechnic Institute prepares students for strategic decision-making within a bio-related industry through practical knowledge and training in the areas of biotechnology, chemistry, and business administration. Graduates are equipped to:

  • Strengthen functional knowledge of molecular biology and other areas of strategic focus such as immunology, virology, and pharmacology
  • Effectively communicate and engage in fruitful collaborations with technical specialists using an understanding of modern biomanufacturing processes and their associated vocabulary 
  • Understand one or more interdisciplinary aspects of the biopharma industry, including the impact of drug and/or device regulations, evaluating risk and monitoring compliance, and/or value creation in the development process
  • Build and manage a multidisciplinary team or project 
  • Foster leadership and interpersonal skills required to excel in a diverse life science company


  • Bachelor of Science degree from an accredited program in life science; other backgrounds including management, engineering or computer science
  • Undergraduate major GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Official transcripts from all colleges or universities attended
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Statement of purpose
  • GRE test scores

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education