Master of Science in Biotechnology Program, UW-Madison

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A sound career investment.

Tuition and Financial Aid

There is no distinction between in-state and out-of-state for students admitted to the program.

The total cost for the program is $42,000 for students entering in Fall 2021. Additional information regarding tuition costs and fees can be found in the following PDF document:

Tuition by semester

Direct financial support by the M.S. program NOT available.

However, students can contact the Office of Student Financial Services to discuss federal loan programs and other lending opportunities. Students interested in financial assistance should call Student Financial Services at (608) 262-3060.

International students generally are not eligible to borrow money for tuition under U.S. federal loan programs.

Regarding Campus Assistantships: Important Notice!

Students enrolled in the Master of Science in Biotechnology Program are not allowed to accept research assistantships, teaching assistantships, project assistantships or other University appointments which grant waivers of tuition and/or academic fees. Accepting an assistantship or tuition waiver while enrolled in the program may lead to removal of the student from the M.S. in Biotechnology student cohort. Corporate tuition support is not included in these categories, nor is the waiver of tuition due to veteran status.

Questions? Contact Bryan

Bryan Husk
Assistant Director
Phone: (608) 265-0773
Class of 2022 Schedule

Fall 2020 | Spring 2021
Fall 2021 | Spring 2022

Class of 2023 Schedule

Fall 2021 | Spring 2022
Fall 2022 | Spring 2023

Class of 2024 Schedule

Fall 2022 | Spring 2023
Fall 2023 | Spring 2024

At a Glance:
The Curriculum
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