KGI offers a number of innovative programs that integrate life and health sciences, pharmacy, genetics, engineering, and business with a focus on industry projects, internships, and team collaborations.
Our programs prepare students for careers in three broad areas:
The versatility of many of our degrees allows KGI graduates to work in a variety of settings. Exposure to the biotech and pharmaceutical industries is woven throughout all of our programs, giving students a unique exposure to opportunities.
We encourage you to learn more about all of our programs, discovering new passions that will take you into leadership roles within the biotech or healthcare industries.
If you have questions about any programs, please contact the admissions team and we would be happy to talk with you about your best fit at KGI.
As a graduate of KGI’s PharmD program, you will
be prepared for the increasingly diverse roles pharmacists play in providing
Preparing for a career in genetics? At KGI, you
will gain the training and development to become an innovative, collaborative, and
caring genetic counselor.
Become a highly qualified health professional
and work in the underserved and underrepresented communities of California and the
KGI is starting a Master of Science in
Physician Assistant Studies program and its anticipated opening is fall 2022. The
program is currently accepting applications using CASPA.
KGI is developing an innovative entry-level
Occupational Therapy Doctorate (OTD) program. The program is not currently accepting
Why choose KGI’s PPA program? It combines
graduate-level life sciences curriculum with professional competencies such as
teamwork, public speaking, and an interdisciplinary approach to solving tomorrow’s
Looking to attend medical school? KGI’s PPC
program will provide you with graduate-level science courses and advanced business
studies that will be invaluable to you as a future physician.
The Certificate in Applied Genomics is an executive education program designed for working professions to gain expertise in the growing field of applied human genomics.
The CBM program is a unique opportunity for PhD
students and postdoctoral fellows with backgrounds in science to acquire the business,
management, and networking skills needed to successfully transition into the life
Want to make an impact in biotech? Apply your
science background and gain graduate-level business knowledge at KGI to launch a
career in industry.
Want to help millions of patients? The MEng
program provides students with state-of-the-art technical skills to launch a career in
Within the MSGDA program, you will gain
hands-on experience with the technologies and information that are revolutionizing the
future of medicine.
Learn to develop medical devices and work with
industry sponsors to solve real-world problems.
Graduates of the MSRA program will be uniquely
positioned to begin careers in regulatory affairs and quality assurance for biotech
and pharma companies, academic research, programs with regulatory functions, or
continue onto doctorate programs in regulatory affairs.
The PhD program is designed to educate
technically competent, broadly trained, highly original scientists. It prepares
students for research and development positions in a variety of bioscience, industrial
or academic environments.
The two-year MS program prepares students for
an impactful career in translational research and management.
The MSTM program provides students with an
applied research experience and an in-depth understanding of how to translate basic
research into medical products.