Process Science, Graduate Certificate

The graduate certificate in process sciences has been designed in response to a need in the biotechnology industry for individuals with an advanced knowledge of the principles and practices of process development of biopharmaceuticals. Individuals, particularly those who are working in the various sectors of biotechnology including basic research of biological systems, discovery, development and manufacturing of biopharmaceuticals, will improve their competency and learn new practical skills enabling them to increase productivity and further contribute to their professions.

Complete all courses and requirements listed below unless otherwise indicated.

Core Requirements 

A grade of C– or higher is required in all courses.

BIOT 5560Bioprocess Fundamentals3
BIOT 5635Downstream Processes for Biopharmaceutical Production3
BIOT 5640Drug Product Processes for Biopharmaceuticals3
CHEM 7317Analytical Biotechnology3

Program Credit/GPA Requirements

12 total semester hours required
Minimum 3.000 GPA required