What will your impact be? Emerge as a biomimicry leader
What does it take to become a full-time, professional biomimic? Achieve the highest, most comprehensive biomimicry training available through our Certified Biomimicry Professional (BPro) program.
This globally-renowned, one-of-a-kind, two-year program combines the Master’s of Science in Biomimicry from Arizona State University and six in-person immersion sessions that will take you around the world with a diverse, elite cohort of professionals. It was created and is led by one of founders of the biomimicry methodology, Dr. Dayna Baumeister. Application is open to graduates or those currently enrolled in the MS program at ASU; see below for details.
Designed to empower change-agents passionate about a world mentored by life’s genius, our program:
Develops and refines an understanding of biomimicry theory, applications, and methodology
Leads you on a transformative learning journey that develops personal and professional leadership
Develops a compelling vision for your as a biomimicry thought leader in the world’s sustainable transformation
Biomimicry for Social Innovation founder Toby Herzlich
Two-year, part-time, immersion-based cohort
Integrates Master’s of Science in Biomimicry degree and an in-person immersion program
Accessible to working professionals
Discover and Explore | Nature’s patterns and strategies
Innovate and Lead | Based on 3.8 billion years of R&D
Serve growing demand | For emerging biomimicry practices
Connect and Collaborate | Across disciplinary boundaries
The online coursework portion of this program is accredited through ASU Online, and results in a Master’s of Science degree in Biomimicry. All coursework is delivered by Biomimicry 3.8 instructors, who also designed the program and curriculum.
A key characteristic of a biomimicry leader is the ability to interpret and connect with nature’s complex ecosystems. Over the course of the two years, you will study the awe-inspiring genius of place during six different one-week sessions.
Online MS coursework through ASU $850/credit ($25,500)
In-person immersion sessions: $21,000 + travel
Biomimicry 3.8 is offering a limited number of $5,000 scholarships to accepted applicants that qualify for financial aid. Scholarships will be awarded on a case-by-case basis; all information and scholarship eligibility questions are in the application form below. Information about ASU scholarships and work study programs can be found here.
Application for the BProfessional cohort is open only to applicants who have graduated or have successfully been admitted to the MS program through ASU Online. ASU application periods occur on a rolling basis, for more information click here.
If you are interested in the cohort beginning in September 2022, please keep updated via the button below. The application period for BProfessional will open in February 2022. You must be enrolled in ASU by May 2022 to be eligible to apply for BPro.
Biomimicry ushers in an era based not on what we can extract from nature, but on what we can learn from her. This shift from learning about nature to learning from nature requires a new method of inquiry.