The program will provide skills and professional development opportunities for those interested in biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, or other biomedical product industries.
The pharmaceutical and other biomedical industries require an understanding of both business and science to bring lifesaving technologies to market. Keck Graduate Institute (KGI) in Claremont, CA, offers the Careers Beyond the Bench program to provide skills and professional development opportunities for undergraduates interested in careers in biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, or other biomedical product industries.
During this challenging and fun three-week online summer program, participants will learn about business skills and career opportunities in the biomedical sector, providing an edge for careers beyond the bench in these science-based industries.
2021 Program Dates:
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An online application form is required that contains questions about your personal and educational background. Additional requirements (below) can be submitted along with your online application or separately:
The Admissions Committee is made up of faculty and senior administrators who will thoroughly and conscientiously review each application.
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.
Note for prospective international students: KGI has filed a petition update to Form I-17 “Petition For Approval of School for Attendance by Nonimmigrant Student” for this program with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Upon approval, KGI will be able to issue I-20s to students wishing to apply for an F-1 student visa.
The program is designed for students who are rising undergraduate seniors and graduates. Exceptional students who are rising juniors will also be considered.
This program is offered at no cost, but participants are responsible for having a personal computer with broadband Internet access.
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