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The certificates and degrees in Biotechnology at Austin Community college are tailored for students wanting to get a job in the biotechnology field.

The degrees specialized in “hands-on” approach covering topics of sequencing, chromatography, HPLC, FPLC, microarray analysis, cell culture, imaging systems, flow cytometry, real-time PCR, and fluorescence reading. 

The degrees are intended for high school students, 4-year student, career transfers, and any interested adults who are seeking a degree that is endorsed by Texas State Skills Board for excellency in meeting industries needs. 

Biotech program offers day and night classes in north and south Austin to maximize availability to all students. 
Graduates are prepared to transition into lab technician jobs in local industry earning $30,000 to $40,000.  All students are guaranteed an internship to get the opportunity for a job. 

Interested – Check out the rest of the web-site and contact Steven Spurlock at  512-223-5915 or

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Congratulations: Sulatha Dwarakanath

"The Biotechnology Department congratulates Dr. Sulatha Dwarakanath on her nomination for an ACC Teaching Excellence Award 2014.  Dr. Dwarakanath has demonstrated dedication and hard work, furthering education and earning the respect of students and colleagues."  



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