PSM in Biotechnology, Tuition & Financial Aid

PSM in Biotechnology,  Tuition & Financial Aid PSM in Biotechnology,  Tuition & Financial Aid


Earn your master’s degree from a college nationally recognized for rigor and upward mobility. The return on investment of a Saint Mary’s education is incomparable.


2022-2023 Estimated Cost of Attendance

    Cost /Unit   Units   Cost /Year  
Year 1            $1,000            20               $20,000  
Year 2   $1,000   20   $20,000


Financial Aid

We’re committed to keeping Saint Mary’s education accessible for all students. Most Saint Mary’s students receive college, state, and/or federal aid to support their educational goals.


Apply for FAFSA

If you haven’t already, be sure to apply for federal aid through FAFSA using SMC’s school code: 001302. It’s first-come-first-serve, so complete the FAFSA application as soon as possible after October 1, 2022. Final FAFSA application deadline for all other federal aid: June 30, 2023.

Apply for FAFSA

Learn More About SMC Graduate Financial Aid


Teaching Assistantships

Teaching assistantships, research assistantships, and STEM tutoring positions are available for those who qualify. You can apply for these by indicating that you are interested in the application.


Apply for Saint Mary’s Scholarships

Our institutional scholarships address both need and merit. Every applicant is considered for graduate scholarships when they apply. As a result, we encourage you to apply early to your program to maximize your opportunities.

View Saint Mary’s Graduate Scholarships


Apply for Outside Scholarships

Independent organizations and corporations offer a variety of scholarships.


School and Department Information

Vidya Chandrasekaran, Ph.D.
Program Director, PSM in Biotechnology

Collin Skeen
Assistant Director of Admissions and Recruitment