Biology - Biotechnology Certificate Program Application

If you are an undergraduate and want to apply to the program and complete the program as an undergraduate, simply fill out and submit the form below; AND have three references fill out and submit the reference form.

If you are interested in completing the Biotechnology Certificate as a graduate student, please note the following steps. Along with this completed application, you need:

  • Completed Graduate School Application. For general information, go to the Graduate School Web site.
  • Completed Departmental Application
  • Original transcripts of all previous graduate & undergraduate coursework
  • Three completed Departmental Recommendation Forms
  • If you are an international student, you must first contact our International Admissions office.
International students do not fill out the form below. Instead, please contact the International Admissions office. and you will be directed on how to apply through their site.

Items with an * indicate a required field.
BSU ID Number
(You may obtain this from the Graduate School or if you are an international student, from International Admissions.)
First Name *
Middle Name
Last Name *
Address Line 1 *
Address Line 2
Phone *
E-mail address *
Have you ever attended Ball State as an undergraduate or graduate? *  Yes
If yes, when?
Are you currently enrolled in college? *  Yes
If yes, provide information below.
Degree expected:
Anticipated completion date:
Simultaneous Enrollment
Do you plan to also be simultaneously enrolled in a degree program at BSU? *  Yes
If yes, which one?  B.A. / B.S.
If applying for graduate credit, have you taken the GRE? *  Yes
If yes, provide year taken and scores.
Biology option
Work Experience
Please list your employers, job titles, dates, brief statement of nature of work. *
Honors, special accomplishments, or other recognition of your scholastic/professional career. *
Provide a brief statement concerning your professional goals: *
Provide a brief statement about areas in which you have research interests: *
Provide the names and addresses of three individuals willing to serve as references: *
If you are also applying for a graduate assistantship through the department and would like those recommendations to be used for both applications, please indicate so here.  Yes, use recommendations provided to the Dept of Biology for MS/MA Graduate Assistantship Application.