This master’s degree in biodefense prepares students to become the next generation of biodefense and biosecurity professionals and scholars. Coursework in this program provides students with a foundation in microbiology and biotechnology combined with a broader security and organizational context. Students who have a background in fields such as science, international affairs, political science, law, public policy, and conflict resolution are encouraged to apply to this program.
What it costs
The cost is $689.00 per credit hour for VA state residents or $1,446.75 per credit hour for out-of-state students, plus a $35 per credit hour Distance Learning fee. New Student and other mandatory university and course fees may apply.
This program has an application deadline of May 1 for Fall and December 1 for Spring.Request Info