Post Baccalaureate Intensive Certificate

The post-baccalaureate certificate is a competitive program designed for individuals who already have a Bachelor's degree in a biological science.  Through this program, students gain experience with hands-on, practical, laboratory skills.  An introduction to the business side of biotechnology is included.

The curriculum is project-based and team oriented in order to simulate a working environment in a biotech company.

Each student also completes an independent project and presents a poster on that project for colleagues and potential employers.

The certificate includes training in the following areas:

  • Basic lab skills for a regulated workplace
  • The requirements of a cGMP/cGLP environment
  • Recombinant DNA methodologies
  • Mammalian cell culture
  • Bioprocessing
  • Bioseparations
  • Bioinformatics (survey)
  • Microarrays (survey)
  • Maintaining and studying cultured embryonic stem cells
Related careers: 
Genomics technician
Related careers: 
Laboratory Technician
Related careers: 
Molecular Biology Technician
Related job areas: 
Biomanufacturing
Related job areas: 
Bioprocessing
Related job areas: 
Biotechnology
Related job areas: 
Genomics

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