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Transfer Agreements

Start at FAES, finish at some of the region's top institutions.

FAES has partnered with area universities to offer FAES Academic Programs students unique academic opportunities and pathways of study toward degree completion.

Hood College

FAES  students who have completed certain courses at FAES in bioinformatics, public health, statistics, and technology transfer may waive up to two-nine credits, if accepted, into the following Hood academic programs: Bioinformatics Master’s in Science degree or Certificate program; Master’s in Biomedical Science; and, Master’s of Business Administration.

Johns Hopkins University Center for Biotechnology Education

FAES students who have successfully completed FAES's Advanced Studies in Technology Transfer are eligible for advanced standing in Johns Hopkins’s Master of Biotechnology Enterprise and Entrepreneurship (MBEE), provided that they have met the admission requirements and are accepted into the MBEE program. Those with advanced standing may waive up to two elective courses in the MBEE program.

Maryland University of Integrative Health (MUIH)

FAES students who have completed certain courses at FAES in chemistry, pharmacology, public health, and toxicology may waive credits if accepted into MUIH’s graduate programs in integrative health (http://www.muih.edu/ admissions/transfer-information).

University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC)

FAES students who have completed certain courses in bioinformatics and data science may waive up to fifteen credits if accepted into UMBC’s Master of Professional Studies (MPS) in Data Science. Conversely, qualified UMBC data science students may take up to nine credits from certain FAES bioinformatics and data science courses, to be transferred as pathway courses into UMBC’s MPS in Data Science. An additional six credits may be transferred in to fulfill core program requirements within the UMBC MPS.

University of Maryland University College (UMUC)

FAES students who have completed certain courses at FAES in bioinformatics and technology transfer may waive up to six-nine credits if accepted into the following UMUC graduate programs: Master’s in Biotechnology with a specialization in Bioinformatics; Master’s in Biotechnology with a specialization in Regulatory Affairs; Master’s in Data Analytics; and, Certificate in Bioinformatics.

To learn more about credit transfer opportunities at area universities, please email registrar@faes.org.

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