Course Requirements for Biotechnology MS/Heller MBA

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Students admitted into this dual degree program must fulfill the following core requirements (84 credits), along with 8 credits in science electives and 4 credits in management electives, for a total of 96 credits. The core requirements for the dual degree are shown as follows:

MBA Core Requirements (56 credits):
  • HS 250a Financial Accounting (4)
  • HS 258a Operations Management (4)
  • HS 290 Economic Analysis for Managers (4)
  • HS 253b Leadership and Organizational Behavior (4)
  • HS 513 Issues in National Health Policy (4)
  • HS 518 Management of Healthcare Organizations (4)
  • HS 246b Statistics (2)
  • HS 251b Managerial Accounting (4)
  • HS 248b Financial Management (4)
  • HS 252 Strategic Management (4)
  • HS 285a Marketing (4)
  • HS 215b Corporate Finance (4)
  • HS 347 Healthcare Technology and Information Systems (4)
  • HS 232a Team Consulting Project Workshop (2)
  • HS 299b Team Consulting Project (4)
MS Biotechnology Core Requirements (28 credits):
  • BIOL 101 Molecular Biotechnology (4)
  • BIOL 156 Biotechnology Project Laboratory (4)
  • BIOL 205 Masters Proseminar (4)
  • BCHM 155 Biochemistry Laboratory (4)
  • BIOT 203 Management for Biotechnology (4)*
  • BIOT 201 Business of Biotechnology (4)
  • BIOL 100 Biochemistry, or BIOL 100 Advanced Cell Biology, or BIOL 102 Structural Molecular Biology, or BIOL 103 Mechanisms of Cell Function (all 4 cr each)
  • CONT 300 Ethical Practice in Health-related Science (non-credit)

*or science elective if beginning the dual degree with the MBA curriculum

Special Provision

By the time enrolled students take MBA Team Consulting Project courses, they are required to have taken at least two full semesters of required MBA courses.