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 two sessions of Careers Beyond the Bench (CBB): a foundational two-week online session and a three-week in-person session.
CBB provides 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 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.
In Session #1, students should:
In Session #2, students should:
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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.
The program is designed for students who are juniors, seniors, and recent college graduates who can commit to 30-35 hours/week.
There is a $20 application fee. For the online session, participants are responsible for having a personal computer with broadband Internet access.
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