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.
Partner high school students may attend tuition free.
AP Biology Exam
AP Environmental Science Exam
Biotechnician Assistant Credentialing Exam
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/