Environmental Biotechnology

This is a two year program designed to provide advanced science preparation for high school students planning on pursuing a college major in a science related field of study. Biotechnology is the physical manipulation of organisms at the molecular level to improve the quality of life. In this high school only program, students will learn foundational scientific knowledge, gain laboratory skills, and participate in authentic research. This college preparatory program develops competencies useful for medical, pharmaceutical, agricultural, and other science based areas of study.

First Year Courses:

Second Year Courses:

Cost of Program: Tuition, Fees and Books

Partner high school students may attend tuition free.

Credentials/Certifications

AP Biology Exam
AP Environmental Science Exam

Potential Salary

For information concerning working conditions, physical requirements, employment and job outlook please refer to the Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH) at:

https://www.bls.gov/ooh/

Salary information can be found at The Occupational Information Network (O*NET) Resource Center at:

http://www.onetonline.org/

Program Title

Instructor

Total Hours

Environmental Biotechnology
Kay Gamble and Sharon Phillips
960