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2019-2020 Academic Catalog 
2019-2020 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Biotechnology (A.S.)

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Program Advisor: Contact Dan Porter, 371-5384 ( or Angie Alvarez, 371-5444 (

Associate in Science
Major Code - BIOT.AS

Biotechnology is technology based on biology that harnesses cellular and molecular processes to develop products that help improve the health of humans. It provides breakthrough tools to combat diseases, increase crop yields, and develop cleaner energy sources. Biotechnology careers happen at engaging and inspiring workplaces. Careers include food processing technology, enzymology, bio reactors, and many other lab related careers. AC’s Biotechnology degree is designed for studens who are interested in transferring to a university and earning a bachelor’s, master’s, or doctoral degree.

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