In the coming years, some of the world’s biggest challenges will be overcome with the tiniest solutions. At ACC, Biotechnology majors build a foundation for conducting research in both public and private sector laboratories. Level 1 certificate, associate degree, and post-bachelor degree tracks are offered.
Manage biofuels production and plant operations. Collect and process information on plant production and performance, diagnose problems, and design corrective procedures.
623 Biofuels Production Managers are employed. This number is expected
to increase by 5.78 % over the next four years.
Biofuels/Biodiesel Technology and Product Development Managers
Hourly Wage 1181 Currently
Define, plan, or execute biofuels/biodiesel research programs that evaluate alternative feedstock and process technologies with near-term commercial potential.
1181 Biofuels/Biodiesel Technology and Product Development Managers are employed. This number is expected
to increase by 8.47 % over the next four years.
Hourly Wage 97 Currently
Set up or maintain laboratory equipment and collect samples from crops or animals. Prepare specimens or record data to assist scientists in biology or related life science experiments.
97 Agricultural Technicians are employed. This number is expected
to increase by 7.22 % over the next four years.
Hourly Wage 497 Currently
Assist biological and medical scientists in laboratories. Set up, operate, and maintain laboratory instruments and equipment, monitor experiments, make observations, and calculate and record results. May analyze organic substances, such as blood, food, and drugs.
497 Biological Technicians are employed. This number is expected
to increase by 5.43 % over the next four years.
Hourly Wage 345 Currently
Apply principles and methods of bioinformatics to assist scientists in areas such as pharmaceuticals, medical technology, biotechnology, computational biology, proteomics, computer information science, biology and medical informatics. Apply bioinformatics tools to visualize, analyze, manipulate or interpret molecular data. May build and maintain databases for processing and analyzing genomic or other biological information.
345 Bioinformatics Technicians are employed. This number is expected
to decrease by 0.87 % over the next four years.
Biofuels Processing Technicians
Hourly Wage 23 Currently
Calculate, measure, load, mix, and process refined feedstock with additives in fermentation or reaction process vessels and monitor production process. Perform, and keep records of, plant maintenance, repairs, and safety inspections.
23 Biofuels Processing Technicians are employed. This number is expected
to increase by 8.7 % over the next four years.
Hourly Wage 333 Currently
Develop and apply biostatistical theory and methods to the study of life sciences.
333 Biostatisticians are employed. This number is expected
to increase by 13.81 % over the next four years.
Data analysis of traditional and real-time labor market information (LMI) provided in collaboration with Emsi (Economic Modeling Specialists International), a CareerBuilder company.
ACC offers a variety of degree and certificate options to get you ready for the next step in your academic and career journey. Choosing the right award path is an important first step to reach your goals.