PLNU offers California’s only part-time master’s degree in general biology that’s specifically designed for working professionals. Our program offers a thesis and a non-thesis track, so you can tailor your program to fit your needs. Whether you intend to become an educator at the college level, improve your teaching in middle/high school, or advance your career in research or biotech, the program is designed to allow you to continue to advance in your professional pursuits while completing your degree.
The deep foundational knowledge you gain will serve you equally well in the laboratory, boardroom, field, or classroom. A flexible program offers online courses with face-to-face meetings that allow you to keep your full-time job while earning your degree.