Application Procedure

SF STATE Biology Graduate Programs, including the Science Master’s Program, Fall admission will be open in November-December with application due day on February 1st.

Visit SF STATE Biology Department's webpage and Graduate Studies Division for application details.


  • Submit your application via CalStateApply portal
  • Choose MS in Biomedical Science (Science Master), and select either Biotechnology or Stem Cell Science concentration.
  • List program director Professor Lily Chen as SF STATE faculty mentor.
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