New Electives

A series of new electives are now being offered, some include: International Biotechnology, Fermentation and Bioprocessing, Intellectual Property, Appl. of Biotechnology to Human Diagnostics, and Programmed Cell Death. Visit the M.S. in biotechnology page to learn more.

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Profiles of Graduates

Graduates from the Georgetown University M.S. in Biotechnology and Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Programs have excelled in various career paths in the workforce and in higher education. A significant number are employed by biotechnology companies, medical, government and private research laboratories, law and financial firms and non-profit organizations. Many continue their education to pursue MBA, D.D.S., J.D., M.D., or Ph.D. degrees.

Spring 2014 Dates to Remember

  • Jan 3, 2014 (Fri.): BCHB-549: Basic Radiation Safety
    8:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. Pre Clinical LA2
    (2ndsemester students going into internship lab with radiation)
  • Jan 3, 2014 (Fri.): BCHB-539: Basic Laboratory Safety
    1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Pre Clinical LA2 (MANDATORY for all students)
  • Jan 6, 2014 (Mon.): Orientation/Registration Brunch
    9-9:45 a.m. Breakfast: Pre Clinical LA2
    10:30-12 p.m. BGE Orientation - Research Building Auditorium
    12:15-1:15 p.m. Lunch
    Registration after lunch - BIOCHEM (Preclinical LA4) / BIOTECH (Preclinical LA2)
  • Jan 7, 2014 (Tues.): Orientation for International Students
    9:00 a.m. - 1:15 p.m. (MANDATORY for international Graduate students )
  • Jan 8, 2014 (Wed.): Classes Begin - follow Monday schedule
  • Jan 8 - 18, 2014: Add/Drop Period
  • Jan 20, 2014 (Mon.): Dr. Martin Luther King Day - School Closed
  • Feb 17, 2014 (Mon.): President's Day - School Closed
  • March 8 - 16, 2014: Spring Break - Classes Resume 3/17
  • April 17 - 21, 2014: Easter Break - Classes Resume 4/22
  • March 31 - April 12, 2014: Pre-Registration for Fall 2014
  • April 28, 2014: Last day to WITHDRAW from Spring 2014 courses
  • April 28, 2014: Classes End
  • May 2 - 10, 2014: Exams
  • May 12, 2014: Grades Due for Graduates
  • May 19, 2014: Grades Due for Non-Graduating
  • GRADUATION MAY 16, 2014

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