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Pharmaceutical Biotechnology specialization

Biotechnology is a rapidly growing area with many applications in health, agriculture and industry. The Pharmaceutical Biotechnology specialization combines a primary emphasis on both biology and chemistry. You will build a strong understanding of cell and molecular biology, microbiology, immunology, biochemistry and physiology. Courses in the upper years of the Pharmaceutical Biotechnology specialization include:

  • Advanced Biochemistry
  • Advanced Topics in Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
  • Analytical Chemistry for Biosciences
  • Applied Molecular Biology
  • Functional Genomics and Proteomics
  • Instrumental Analytical Chemistry
  • Laboratory Methods in Molecular Biology
  • Animal Physiology
  • Principles of Pharmacology and Toxicology

Students will find careers and post-graduate study opportunities in the pharmaceutical area.

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