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Ease entry into an alternative career field by obtaining a specialized professional degree


A professional science master's degree is specifically designed to add professional skills to those that are science-oriented, thus generating multi-skilled employees.

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Vanderford, N. Ease entry into an alternative career field by obtaining a specialized professional degree. Nat Biotechnol 29, 368–369 (2011).

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