Biopharmaceutical Analytical Science, Graduate Certificate

The Graduate Certificate in Biopharmaceutical Analytical Science has been designed in response to a need in the biotechnology industry for individuals with an advanced knowledge of the principles and practices of state-of-the-art analyses of protein with focus on the characterization of innovator and biosimilars. The certificate offers an opportunity for individuals, particularly those who are working in the various sectors of biotechnology—including basic research of biological systems, discovery, development, and manufacturing of biopharmaceuticals—to enhance their competency and practical skills, enabling them to increase productivity and further contribute to their professions. In addition, the certificate was designed for both individuals with and without experience in biopharmaceuticals and their analysis.


Complete all courses and requirements listed below unless otherwise indicated.

CHEM 5550Introduction to Glycobiology and Glycoprotein Analysis3
CHEM 5660Analytical Biochemistry3
CHEM 5616Protein Mass Spectrometry3
CHEM 5617Protein Mass Spectrometry Laboratory3

Program Credit/GPA Requirements

12 total semester hours required
Minimum 3.000 GPA required