BioScience Academy

BioScience Academy (BSA) is a tuition-supported, two-semester education and biomedical training certificate program. Students earn 12 Boston University Metropolitan College credits upon successful completion of:

Fall

  • Medical Terminology (2 credits)
  • Essential Methods in Biotechnology (4 credits)

Spring

  • a full-time internship (2 credits)
  • a four-credit elective in the Biomedical Laboratory and Clinical Sciences (BLCS) program (bu.edu/biotech)

BioScience Academy students also take non-credit seminars in critical thinking, workplace skills, and the business of biotechnology. Students are engaged in classes from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays.

Requirements include two years STEM (science, technology, engineering, or math) education and work experience, a passing score on our entrance math test, as well as a completed application. Please visit our website for more details.

The BSA program begins in September and ends in May. For more information, including dates for information sessions and our mandatory entrance math test dates, please visit: bu.edu/biosci or email us at biosci@bu.edu.