Graduate Credential Program in Bio-Business

The Bio-Business Graduate Credential

The Bio-Business Graduate Credential is available to:

Application Requirements:

Application Deadline:

Fall, Summer, Spring: Two weeks before the first day of classes

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The Bio-Business Credential is designed to provide students with short, focused training on central issues related to an effective research enterprise in the biomedical sciences. The training will equip students with the knowledge and skills to become better managers in the bio-business enterprise, including compliance with university, regional or national regulatory agencies.

Required Courses:

Course Number Course Title Credits
BSBT 6802 Legal and Regulatory Environment of Life Science Innovation - Drug Discovery 1.5
BSBT 6803 Legal and Regulatory Environment of Life Science Innovation - Medical Devices 1.5
BSBT 6801 Biomedical Entrepreneurship 3

Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of the Bio-Business Credential, students will be able to

  1. Explain the central components of successful business strategies in biotechnology, and create a business plan
  2. Explain the scientific implications and issues of quality control and regulatory affairs related to drug development and medical devices, and create a project plan.