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 2020. 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 2020 Schedule

Fall 2018 | Spring 2019
Fall 2019 | Spring 2020

Class of 2021 Schedule

Fall 2019 | Spring 2020
Fall 2020 | Spring 2021

Class of 2022 Schedule

Fall 2020 | Spring 2021
Fall 2021 | Spring 2022

At a Glance:
The Curriculum
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