Master of Science in Biology with Specialization in Applied Life Sciences Program By Illinois Institute of Technology |Top Universities

Master of Science in Biology with Specialization in Applied Life Sciences

Master of Science in Biology with Specialization in Applied Life Sciences

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IIT's Master of Science in Biology with Applied Life Sciences specialization is for people who are working in the life sciences (pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical technology) industry and want a graduate degree to obtain a more advanced position in industry. It is also appropriate for people who have completed their undergraduate degree and want to do higher-level study in the life sciences. The degree was specifically designed with distance learners in mind, with a course of study that can be completed entirely online. Working students can complete the degree part-time. A thesis is not required. The global life sciences industry has grown because of the aging population, increase in diseases like Alzheimer's and diabetes, and other factors. It is an exciting time to be in biology, with opportunity for people who want to be on the front lines of new drug discovery, technological innovation, and other advances, and make a difference in peoples' lives. sts.