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Biotechnology, PSM

Career Outcomes

Our graduates take advantage of being in the Bay Area — the largest biotech cluster in the country — and now work with many established biotech companies, as well as start-ups, that are using cutting-edge technology to shape the future.

Meet Sarah Ives

Sarah Ives, a biotechnology graduate, and Jacob Glanville, Master's Program Board Member, are working to make the world a healthier place.

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Class of 2023 Compensation


Average Salary

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A partial list:

  • 10x Genomics

  • Alecto

  • Allogene Therapeutics

  • Berkeley Lights

  • Calico Life Sciences

  • Cargill

  • CellCarta

  • Cellecta Inc.

  • Centivax

  • Decibio

  • Denali Therapeutics

  • DNALite Therapeutics

  • Exelixis

  • Genentech

  • Guardant Health

  • IDEAYA Biosciences

  • IGM Biosciences

  • Laboratory for Genomics Research

  • Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

  • Lyell Immunopharma

  • Nkarta Therapeutics

  • Noah Medical

  • Parallel Health

  • Pliant Therapeutics

  • PrognomiQ Inc

  • Singular Genomics


  • Synthego

  • UC Berkeley

  • YaliBio

Labs in the biotech program gave me the time and space to practice technical skills, which I now use everyday at work.”

Stephanie Martin ’17

Job Titles

A partial list:

  • Applications Research Associate

  • Associate Scientist

  • Business Development Manager

  • Clinical Study Coordinator

  • NGS Research Associate

  • Principle Research Associate

  • Process Development Associate II

  • Product Manager

  • QC Manager

  • Quality Assurance Specialist

  • R&D Scientist

  • Research Associate

  • Research Associate II & III

  • Research Project Coordinator

  • Research Scientist

  • Senior Data Analyst

  • Senior Research Associate

  • Senior Scientist

  • Technical Applications Scientist

  • Technical Solutions Engineer

Biotechnology, PSM

Cary Lai, Program Director
2130 Fulton St.
San Francisco, CA 94117-1080