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2010-2011 Catalog 
2010-2011 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biotechnology, Certificate

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The Biotechnology Certificate program is designed to prepare students for jobs as entry-level laboratory technicians in a variety of areas, including pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical laboratories. Students who complete the program will be awarded a Certificate in Biotechnology.

Completion of the program allows graduates to compete for jobs in laboratories involved in research, product development, manufacturing, quality control, and clinical studies.

Graduates are able to:

  • understand the science behind the field of Biotechnology
  • demonstrate the technical skills applicable to the biotech industry
  • exhibit proficiency in quality assurance and quality control in a laboratory environment
  • explore career opportunities and attain specific job objectives while gaining experience in specific technical areas

Total Credits 30

NOTE: Though not required, computer proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel is recommended.

NOTE: Though not required, previous coursework in the sciences and laboratory work experience are recommended. 

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