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.

2024-2025 Estimated Cost of Attendance

Saint Mary's PSM in Biotechnology is a two-year MS program and our tuition is set for $1,103 per unit for 2024-2025. Every matriculated student is locked into their tuition rate for the two years they are enrolled full-time, meaning that the total cost for our two year program is $44,120.

Financial Aid

We’re committed to keeping Saint Mary’s education accessible for all students. Most Saint Mary’s graduate students receive financial aid in the form of federal student loans to support their educational goals. Additionally, tuition benefits may be available from your employer—be sure to inquire with your HR department to see if you have any education benefits available to you!


Apply for FAFSA

If you haven’t already, be sure to apply for federal aid through FAFSA using SMC’s school code: 001302.

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 by the Priority deadline 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