The Stem Cell Institute at the University of Minnesota, the first such institute in the United States, offers a research-focused Master’s of Science degree in Stem Cell Biology. Take advantage of this program to prepare for work in research labs or bridge from your undergradate career to a PhD, MD or DVM program. The Stem Cell Institute has 50 faculty members from 22 departments throughout the University. Students in the Master’s program benefit both from coursework taught by these faculty and by hands-on experience in a mentor’s research lab. Please visit the Stem Cell Institute's website for more details.