** Program Inactivated **
This certificate has been inactivated.
No new students are being accepted into this certificate program.
Prepare for a high-tech career in biotechnology by completing this certificate and working in local industry, or using it to complement an associate or bachelor’s degree in the life sciences.
Selective Admissions Program: In order to be fully admitted to this program, you must fulfill the requirements listed in Program Admissions. See an advisor for details.
What can I do with this degree?
Career Options: Entry-level positions in biotechnology laboratories or career advancement when used to supplement existing degrees or work experience.
Academic Options: Complete additional courses to earn an Associate of Science degree.
Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program.
Program Requirements 2017-2018
Before enrolling in this program, you must complete the following:
|MAT 142 Topics in College Mathematics [SUN# MAT 1142] or higher OR placement into MAT 151 or higher||0-3|
|BIO 181IN General Biology I: Majors [SUN# BIO 1181]||4|
|CHM 151IN General Chemistry I [SUN# CHM 1151]||5|
Required Core Courses
A grade of C or better is required for graduation.
|Course #||Course Title||Credits|
|BIO 206||Biotechnology Instrumentation I||4|
|BIO 207||Biotechnology Instrumentation II||4|
|BIO 299||Co-op: Biotechnology||1|
|BIO 299WK||Co-op Work: Biotechnology||3|
|CHM 152IN||General Chemistry II [SUN# CHM 1152]||5|
|CHM 235IN||Organic Chemistry I [SUN# CHM 2235]||5|
|CHM 236IN||Organic Chemistry II [SUN# CHM 2236]||5|