Professional Science Master’s Program in Biotechnology

MS in Biotechnology with Heller MBA

Two Biotechnology students

The Heller School for Social Policy and Management at Brandeis University has offered an MBA degree since 1998. The opportunity for biotechnology students to acquire additional leading edge management skills by studying at the Heller School, with its deep expertise in healthcare management, will optimally position them for leadership roles in a broad range of organizations in biotechnology and healthcare.


This intensive program requires a minimum of 96 credit hours taken over six consecutive semesters. Dual Heller MBA/MS BIOT applicants must fulfill all requirements for admission to both programs. Students already enrolled in the MS BIOT program who desire to enter the MBA program will be required to take the GMAT or GRE.


Most students receive some merit scholarship funding through the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. For information, contact GSAS at 781-736-3410 or Scholarships typically will not cover the entire cost of tuition.

Course Requirements

Learn more about the course requirements for the MS in Biotechnology with Heller MBA.