Study living systems and organisms, and how to make products from and for them. The biotech industry is booming, generating about $140,000,000 in revenue in the United States within government and regulatory agencies, private companies, and clinical laboratories.
TEACHES: Entry level skills in biotech principles and lab techniques, emphasizing safety, accuracy, and lab protocol. Students explore career pathways and bioethical implications. Expands on previous learning to include cell culture techniques. Students gain further experience in the lab conducting separation and identification techniques.