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Admission Requirements and Procedures

Applicants who satisfy the general admission requirements of the Graduate School will be considered for admission to the Professional Science Master's (PSM) program in Biotechnology Management. After completing the appropriate online application at the Graduate School application website, applicants should submit the following directly to the Department of Admissions:

  • A personal letter/statement summarizing the applicant's preparation and experience leading to the undertaking of a PSM program of study in Biotechnology Management at SIUE, and outlining the applicant's academic and career goals, highlighting the role that a PSM degree in Biotechnology Management at SIUE will serve in meeting those goals.

  • At least two letters of recommendation, preferably from instructors and/or individuals who are familiar with the applicant's academic and professional preparation for undertaking a PSM program in Biotechnology Management.

  • Official Graduate Record Examination (GRE) test scores (verbal, quantitative, analytical).

These items should be sent to:

SIUE Office of Admissions
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Box 1047
Edwardsville, IL 62026-1047

Questions regarding the application process for the PSM program in Biotechnology Management may be directed to the Biotechnology Management Program Director. The deadline for submitting all application materials for the next fall session is February 28; however, completed applications will be reviewed as early as January 15. Decisions will be announced by March 31.

Contact: Dr. Vance McCracken

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Last Update: 10/14//2011