Bioscience

Bioscience

Overview

 The Bio Technology instructor demosntrates the use of a tool.The Bioscience program focuses on the different aspects of the rapidly emerging and developing science of Bioscience. The course is discovery-based, with an emphasis on the most current technology and developments in the field. Students focus on modern field usage of biotechnology as it is used in pharmaceutical companies, medical laboratories, environmental science, and agricultural applications. Students explore microbiology, anatomy and physiology, genetics, chemistry, forensics, environmental science, bioethics, molecular biology, and bioinformatics.
 
College Credit Plus Opportunity 
Bioscience Skills and Regulations (4 Semester hours - Junior Year)
Bioscience Lab Methods (3 Semester hours - Senior Year)

Program of Study
Principles & Practices of Biomedical Technology
Biomedical Engineering
Biotechnology for Health and Diseases
Genetics of Disease
2 credits English
2 credits Math (Algebra 2 and Advanced Math)
2 credits Science (Chemistry and Physics or Environmental Biology)
2 credits Social Studies (American Government & Elective)


Two students examine a speicmine in a peatri dish   Career Opportunities
   Research Laboratory Technician
   Pharmaceuticals
   Geneticist
   Bio-medical Technician
   Forensic Lab Technician
   Molecular Biologist
   Genetic Engineer
   Tissue Culture Specialist

Typical Wages
• $19 to $53/hour
• $39,440 to $110,850/year

Is This You?A student examines an object through a microscope.• I am detail oriented
• I am attentive to detail
• I am analytical
• I am good at science
Student Organization
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