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Associate in Applied Science in Biotechnology Degree 2 years
Biotechnology - A.A. Degree (Transfer)
Job demand is growing in the emerging biotech field that harnesses life sciences to develop breakthrough products and technologies that enrich our lives and the health of our planet.
Biotechnology involves the use of microorganisms or biological substances to solve problems, make useful products, or perform specific industrial or manufacturing processes. Applications include the production of pharmaceuticals, synthetic hormones, and bulk foodstuffs, as well as the bio conversion of organic waste and the use of genetically altered bacteria in the cleanup of oil spills. This associate degree transfer program prepares students for continued study at a four-year institution and a career in a government laboratory, pharmaceutical firm, or bio engineering laboratory setting.
Biotechnology Bachelors Degree Requirements
Our curriculum is designed with input from employers, industry experts, and scholars. You'll learn theories combined with real-world applications and practical skills you can apply on the job right away.
Develop innovations in the agricultural, pharmaceutical, and biomedical fields with an online bachelor's degree in biotechnology.
Professionals in biotechnology come up with answers to a host of humanity's problems—from Ebola to failing crops. With a Bachelor of Science or a Bachelor of Technical and Professional Studies in biotechnology from University of Maryland University College, you can become a part of the solution.
For this program, you are required to have already gained technical and scientific knowledge of biotechnology through transferred credit and direct experience in the field.
The major combines laboratory skills and applied coursework, with a biotechnology internship experience and upper-level study, and helps prepare you to enter the pharmaceutical, agricultural, or biomedical research industries and organizations as a laboratory technician, quality control technician, assay analyst, chemical technician, or bio-informatician.
Courses in the Major Electives General Education Requirements
Inquiries in Biological Science (3 Credits, BIOL 325)
Molecular and Cellular Biology (3 Credits, BIOL 350)
Bioinformatics (3 Credits, BIOL 357)
Laboratory Management and Safety (3 Credits, NSCI 301)
Workplace Learning in Biology (6 Credits, BIOL 486B) or two Workplace Learning in Biology (3 Credits, BIOL 486A) courses
Current Trends and Applications in the Life Sciences (3 Credits, BIOL 495)
Lower-level courses in transfer (15 credits); see Program Admission Requirements for more information
The Professional Science Master’s (PSM) Degree
UNIVERSITY OF SAN FRANCISCO
Coupling research in molecular biology with business fundamentals
PSMs are graduate programs in which students pursue advanced training in the sciences while developing highly sought-after business skills. Each PSM degree is developed in concert with employers as preparation for science-based careers in innovative organizations and industries. Since most biologists are trained with few or no business tools, the PSM offers more versatile training than a traditional Master of Science degree.
program is a two-year, four-semester interdisciplinary program that provides students with a multi-disciplinary background that integrates scientific, business, and ethical aspects of biotechnology. The program is intended for students who do wish to pursue a PhD but still seek a career in the industry. The curriculum focuses on a combination of biotechnology-related and MBA-level business courses.
Molecular Biology (MW)
Information of Biotech
(T) - 1st half
Legal, Social & Ethical Implications of Biotech (T) - 2nd half
Biotech Internship Seminar (T)
Molecular Genetics & Biotechnology (MW)
Business Teams & Small Group Dynamics
(T) - 1st half
Local & National Biotech
(T) - 2nd half
Methods Lab (MW)
Molecular Biology Seminar (T)