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Graduate Pathway in Biotechnology

Students who successfully complete an INTO UAB Graduate Pathway program in Biotechnology are assured progression to a UAB graduate biotechnology degree program upon submission of additional required application materials. After successfully completing the Pathway program, you are guaranteed to enter the graduate degree program. This transition to university from an INTO program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 37 credit hour program
  • 12 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 25 credit hours remaining toward degree

1-Semester:

  • 37 credit hour program
  • 9 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 28 credit hours remaining toward degree

Course features

  • Develop your knowledge and skills through active learning in your chosen subject area.
  • Guaranteed university placement for all successful students.
  • Adapt to studying in the US with a strong focus on study and research skills.
  • Improve your English level and develop the vocabulary for your chosen degree subject.
  • Students have the opportunity to apply their knowledge and skills through internships after completing course work.
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Graduate Pathway programs allow you to begin earning credits toward a Master's degree even if you do not meet the direct entry requirements.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 80, IELTS 6.5 or PTEA 53.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

Four-year undergraduate degree in biochemistry, biology, biotechnology, chemistry, engineering, mathematics, physics, psychology, sociology. 2.5 undergraduate GPA.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
21 August 2018 14 December 2018 1 Semester $15,240
2 January 2019 26 April 2019 1 Semester $15,240
1 May 2019 9 August 2019 1 Semester $15,240
20 August 2019 13 December 2019 1 Semester
-
8 January 2020 1 May 2020 1 Semester
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Class information

Class hours:

9-13 hours per week

Class size: 14

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:
Graduate Pathway programs allow you to begin earning credits toward a Master's degree even if you do not meet the direct entry requirements.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 65, IELTS 5.5, PTEA 44, Completion of Academic English Level 4 or Password overall Level 6.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

Four-year undergraduate degree in biochemistry, biology, biotechnology, chemistry, engineering, mathematics, physics, psychology, sociology. 2.5 undergraduate GPA.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
21 August 2018 26 April 2019 2 Semesters $26,500
2 January 2019 9 August 2019 2 Semesters $26,500
1 May 2019 13 December 2019 2 Semesters $26,500
20 August 2019 1 May 2020 2 Semesters
-
8 January 2020 14 August 2020 2 Semesters
-

Class information

Class hours:

9-13 hours per week

Class size: 14

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 80, IELTS 6.5 or PTEA 53.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

Four-year undergraduate degree in biochemistry, biology, biotechnology, chemistry, engineering, mathematics, physics, psychology, sociology. 2.5 undergraduate GPA.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
21 August 2018 14 December 2018 1 Semester $15,240
2 January 2019 26 April 2019 1 Semester $15,240
1 May 2019 9 August 2019 1 Semester $15,240
20 August 2019 13 December 2019 1 Semester
-
8 January 2020 1 May 2020 1 Semester
-

Class information

Class hours:

9-13 hours per week

Class size: 14

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 65, IELTS 5.5, PTEA 44, Completion of Academic English Level 4 or Password overall Level 6.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

Four-year undergraduate degree in biochemistry, biology, biotechnology, chemistry, engineering, mathematics, physics, psychology, sociology. 2.5 undergraduate GPA.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
21 August 2018 26 April 2019 2 Semesters $26,500
2 January 2019 9 August 2019 2 Semesters $26,500
1 May 2019 13 December 2019 2 Semesters $26,500
20 August 2019 1 May 2020 2 Semesters
-
8 January 2020 14 August 2020 2 Semesters
-

Class information

Class hours:

9-13 hours per week

Class size: 14

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:
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