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A continuation of your studies, a master’s degree expands upon the knowledge you acquired while earning your bachelor’s degree. This advanced level of learning complements your current understanding of your field. If you have a scientific mind and a strong sense of curiosity, a master's degree in life sciences is a mentally stimulating and challenging educational course to pursue. What… Read more

A continuation of your studies, a master’s degree expands upon the knowledge you acquired while earning your bachelor’s degree. This advanced level of learning complements your current understanding of your field.

If you have a scientific mind and a strong sense of curiosity, a master's degree in life sciences is a mentally stimulating and challenging educational course to pursue. What is a Master in Life Sciences? It's an advanced field of study that can equip you with the skills to succeed in a variety of science-centric fields. Depending on your area of interest, you may study chemistry, microbiology, molecular and cellular biology, plant biology, or other diverse fields.

This degree can help you acquire skill that will serve you both in your career and in your life. Your studies may require you to examine things with an analytical eye, which can make you less likely to make impulsive decisions in general. The complex nature of this degree requires a high level of organization, which may make you more productive in your day-to-day life, and it requires objectivity, which can help you maintain healthy personal relationships.

The cost associated with a master’s degree depends upon multiple factors. Among these include your institution’s fees per credit or total tuition, the country in which you study, and the length of time before you earn your master’s degree.

Once you graduate with a master’s degree in life sciences, you may encounter a variety of career paths. They can include shaping young minds as a life sciences teacher; as a research scientist, where you can further exploration of your field; and as a marine biologist, where you may study marine organisms and their impact on the oceanic environment.

The pursuit of a Master in Life Sciences can be achieved in a variety of global settings. These include online classes, traditional on-campus classes, and a combination of the two. If you continue your studies full-time, it can take you up to four years to earn your master’s degree. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Johns Hopkins University, Advanced Academic Programs
Washington, USA

The Johns Hopkins Master of Biotechnology Enterprise and Entrepreneurship program is intended for biotechnology professionals who want a career beyond the laboratory within an ... +

The Johns Hopkins Master of Biotechnology Enterprise and Entrepreneurship program is intended for biotechnology professionals who want a career beyond the laboratory within an existing biotechnology organization or for those who dream of starting a new biotechnology enterprise. -
Master
Part-time
English
Online
 
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences
Champaign, USA

Advance your career with an Online Master's Degree in Crop Sciences. Our program focuses on relevant agricultural issues backed by the academic reputation of a world-class res ... +

Advance your career with an Online Master's Degree in Crop Sciences. Our program focuses on relevant agricultural issues backed by the academic reputation of a world-class research institution. -
Master
Full-time
English
Sep 2021
Online
 
IMF Business School
Madrid, Spain

The master's degree in food safety and quality, allows to adapt to scientific knowledge in the field of food, to its constantly changing legislative provisions and to update t ... +

The master's degree in food safety and quality, allows to adapt to scientific knowledge in the field of food, to its constantly changing legislative provisions and to update the quality standards applicable to food safety. Studying the master's degree in food security and quality of IMF also allows us to obtain a broad focus on the variety of food industries that exist in the market and the knowledge of the processes that are applied in them. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
12 months
Spanish
Online
 

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Universidad Internacional de Andalucía UNIA
Huelva, Spain

The main objective of the degree is to train undergraduate students of some degrees of the Branch of Sciences, especially of Physical and Chemical Sciences, some engineering o ... +

The main objective of the degree is to train undergraduate students of some degrees of the Branch of Sciences, especially of Physical and Chemical Sciences, some engineering of the Branch of Engineering and Architecture and also, although to a lesser extent, of the Branch of Sciences of Health, in the most modern molecular simulation techniques and advanced high performance scientific computing. -
Master
Full-time
Spanish
Nov 2021
09 Jul 2021
Online
 
Edith Cowan University
Joondalup, Australia

This course provides students with skills and experience in bioinformatics, focusing on omics science, computer programming, applied mathematics and statistics.

This course provides students with skills and experience in bioinformatics, focusing on omics science, computer programming, applied mathematics and statistics. -
Master Master
Full-time
Part-time
4 semesters
English
Campus
Online
 
Manchester Metropolitan University Online
UK Online, United Kingdom

Manchester Metropolitan University has been paving the way in nutrition and food science research since 1880. This unique Food Science and Innovation master’s degree combines ... +

Manchester Metropolitan University has been paving the way in nutrition and food science research since 1880. This unique Food Science and Innovation master’s degree combines Manchester Met’s rich expertise with new technology to give you the specialist food and nutrition knowledge you need to succeed. -
MSc
Part-time
24 months
English
Online
 
Lehigh University
Bethlehem, USA

The goal of this program is for students to develop an advanced and up-to-date understanding of cell and molecular biology and biochemistry. The core curriculum is built aroun ... +

The goal of this program is for students to develop an advanced and up-to-date understanding of cell and molecular biology and biochemistry. The core curriculum is built around lecture format and discussion-based courses focusing on cell biology, molecular genetics, and biochemistry. Advanced elective courses cover topics such as the cellular basis of human disease, immunology, developmental biology, signal transduction, and neuroscience. -
MSc
Full-time
2 semesters
English
Online
 
University of Siena
Siena, Italy

The Master's Degree course in Biology provides a highly specialised training course for the access to advanced levels of training (PhD) and to undertake scientific research in ... +

The Master's Degree course in Biology provides a highly specialised training course for the access to advanced levels of training (PhD) and to undertake scientific research in universities or in public or private research laboratories, project activities in biotechnology, pharmaceutical and agro/food companies and public and private organizations, and job opportunities in the fields of environmental impact, biodiversity and health. -
MSc MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
Online
 
VIU - Universidad Internacional de Valencia
Valencia, Spain

The Official Master's Degree in Bioinformatics from the International University of Valencia allows you to acquire solid knowledge and advanced practical skills in Bioinformat ... +

The Official Master's Degree in Bioinformatics from the International University of Valencia allows you to acquire solid knowledge and advanced practical skills in Bioinformatics. You will address the entire work process (search, treatment, integration and analysis of information) and you will acquire the computational bases for the development of new strategies and systems that allow you to tackle projects and complex problems in any field (research centers, medicine, agronomy , veterinary). -
Master
Full-time
Spanish
Oct 2021
Online
 
University of the Highlands and Islands
Perth, United Kingdom

If you want to progress into a managerial role in rural development, this postgraduate course in Sustainable Rural Development is for you.

If you want to progress into a managerial role in rural development, this postgraduate course in Sustainable Rural Development is for you. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 6 years
English
Sep 2021
Online
 
The University of Edinburgh - College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine

This is an online learning programme aimed at students with relevant agricultural and food-related background keen to acquire in-depth knowledge of food safety. The MSc is spe ... +

This is an online learning programme aimed at students with relevant agricultural and food-related background keen to acquire in-depth knowledge of food safety. The MSc is specifically designed to provide a truly holistic food safety approach to the food chain that incorporates to the pre and post-harvest stages of food production, crop safety, animal welfare and economics of the supply chain. This programme would be suitable for those with an undergraduate degree in agricultural sciences, biological science, food systems, veterinary medicine and human medicine, as well as professionals from agriculture, rural industries, the food industry, government officials, international organizations, researchers in food safety and the third sector. -
MSc
Part-time
English
Online
 
edX
Cambridge, USA

Learn how to analyze biological big data to unlock the next big biotech discovery.

Learn how to analyze biological big data to unlock the next big biotech discovery. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
24 weeks
English
Sep 2021
Online
 
Lewis University Online
Romeoville, USA

Customize your online MS in Data Science degree with a concentration in Computational Biology and Bioinformatics. This concentration looks at data analysis from the perspectiv ... +

Customize your online MS in Data Science degree with a concentration in Computational Biology and Bioinformatics. This concentration looks at data analysis from the perspective of biology and prepares students to develop solutions for industry related data management projects. In as little as 2 years, you can earn your Master's degree online from Lewis University and take your career to the next level. -
MSc
Part-time
2 years
English
Online
 
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, USA

The Master of Molecular Science and Software Engineering (MSSE) is a two-year, part-time, online professional degree offered by the College of Chemistry in collaboration with ... +

The Master of Molecular Science and Software Engineering (MSSE) is a two-year, part-time, online professional degree offered by the College of Chemistry in collaboration with the College of Engineering. -
Master Master
Part-time
2 years
English
Aug 2021
Online
 
CESIF
Spain Online, Spain

This master's degree is aimed at graduates in chemistry, biology, pharmacy, veterinary science, food technology, agronomists or any university degree related to the field of f ... +

This master's degree is aimed at graduates in chemistry, biology, pharmacy, veterinary science, food technology, agronomists or any university degree related to the field of food. -
Master
Part-time
Spanish
Online
 

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