Texas Tech University

Welcome to the Center for Biotechnology & Genomics

Biotechnology and genomic research is a major focus at Texas Tech University. The Center for Biotechnology & Genomics is designed to capitalize on this strength by facilitating research partnerships between highly productive research teams that extend across departmental boundaries. Strong cooperative ties have been forged with academic institutions, federal laboratories, and companies in Texas and throughout the region.

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The center has three primary cores through which it provides research support and training

Graduate Programs

  • Multidisciplinary graduate studies in Biotechnology & Genomics leading to a Master of Science degree in Biotechnology which is designed to prepare students for technical positions in the rapidly growing biotechnology industry.
    A list of core courses with links to PDFs of the syllabi are here
  • Within the MS program, we have created two tracks
    • Biotechnology Applications Track
    • Bioinformatics Track
  • A joint MS/JD degree, a program in conjunction with the Texas Tech Law School
  • Online Graduate Application!

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Contact us

  • Texas Tech University
    Canton & Main
    Experimental Sciences Building, Room 101
    Lubbock, TX 79409
    Mail Stop 3132
    Phone: (806)742-6927
    Fax: (806)742-3788


Center for Biotechnology & Genomics