This program provides biotechnology experience with general education courses in the arts and sciences and is designed to prepare persons for working in medical, research and industrial laboratory areas. Students interested in this program should consult with a full-time biotechnology instructor before taking any courses.
+BIOL 1414 Introduction to Biotechnology I1
+BIOL 1406 Cellular and Molecular Biology2
ENGL 1301 English Composition I
+MATH 1314 College Algebra
BIOL 1415 Introduction to Biotechnology II
+ENGL 2311 Technical and Business Writing3
+CHEM 1311 General Chemistry I – Lecture
+CHEM 1111 General Chemistry I – Lab
BITC 1340 Quality Assurance for the Biosciences
+BITC 2431 Cell Culture Techniques OR
BITC 1491 Special Topics in Biological Technology/
Technician: Introduction to Biomanufacturing
+CHEM 1312 General Chemistry II – Lecture
+CHEM 1112 General Chemistry II – Lab
SPCH 1321 Business and Professional Communication
+BITC 2350 Bioinformatics
+BITC 2411 Biotechnology Laboratory Instrumentation
+BITC 2441 Molecular Biology Techniques
ECON 2301 Principles of Macroeconomics4
#BITC 2487 Internship-Biology Technician/
Biotechnology Laboratory Technician II
+Prerequisites: See Course Descriptions
1Students should consult with full-time Biotechnology instructor before registering. May substitute BITC 1411.
2May Substitute BIOL 1408.
3May Substitute ENGL 1302.
4May substitute ANTH 2351, ECON 2302, PSYC 2301, or SOCI 1301.
5Select from Humanities/Visual and Performing Arts section of the General Education Course list.