University at Albany

M.S. in Nanobioscience

Program Description

The M.S. degree programs train students in the principles, practices and research paradigms of nanobioscience to prepare them for interdisciplinary careers in research, development, deployment and education at the convergence of medicine and life science with nanoscale science and engineering. Students accepted into the NSE M.S. degree programs are strongly recommended to construct a preliminary program of graduate study with the assistance of their academic and research advisor at the completion of the first year of study.

Focus Areas

  • Materials science
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Biology
  • Electrical engineering

Potential Career Opportunities

  • Nanobiotechnologist
  • Research scientist
  • Nanomedicine researcher
  • Academic researcher
  • Bioinformatics specialist
  • Quality control analyst
  • Clinical research associate
  • Biomedical engineer
  • Product development manager
  • Environmental health and safety specialist
  • Government or policy analyst

Target audience


Program Format


Educational Level Prerequisites

Bachelor’s Degree

Program Type

Degree Program

Expected Outcomes