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Biotechnology (20100) CIP 26.1201

Last updated on June 28, 2019, 9:23 a.m.

The biotechnology curriculum, which has emerged from molecular biology and chemical engineering, is designed to meet the increasing demands for skilled laboratory technicians in various fields of biological and chemical technology

Course work emphasizes biology, chemistry, mathematics and technical communications. The curriculum objectives are designed to prepare graduates to serve in three distinct capacities: research assistant to a biologist or chemist, laboratory technician or instrumentation technician, and quality control or quality assurance technician.

Graduates may find employment in various areas of industry and government, including research and development, manufacturing, sales and customer service.

Curriculum Offerings:

SHC - Semester Hour Credits

Additional Information:

A20100 AAS Academic Plan


For additional information regarding this program, contact the chair, Chelsea Edward,


Faculty Mentors:

Carol Scherczinger Dean
Meghan Davis Faculty
Shirley Foley Faculty