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Biotechnology Certificate

To be eligible for admission to the Biotechnology Certificate Program a student must complete the following:

  • Apply for admission to the Biotechnology Program
  • Have completed all pre-requisite course work for courses related in the program
  • Have an overall cumulative grade point average of 2.8 on a 4.0 scale
  • Biotechnology Certificate Program Application - doc

Course Work

  • BIO 474 Molecular Biology: Three credit hours. Prerequisite- Bio 351 Principles of Genetics, Bio 310, CHM 222, 222L
  • BIO 474L Molecular Biology Laboratory: Two credit hours. Prerequisite- Bio 474
  • BIO 499 Tissue And Cell Culture: Four credit hours. Prerequisite- Consent of Instructor
  • BIO 510 Experience In Biology: Three credit hours. Prerequisite- Bio 110, General Biology
  • BIO 520 Special Problems In Biology: Three credit hours. Prerequisite- Bio 110, general Biology
  • CHM 431 Biochemistry I: Three credit hours. Prerequisites- CHM 322 and CHM 362
  • CHM 431L Biochemistry I Laboratory: Three credit hours. Prerequisites- CHM 322L or 323L
  • CHM 432 Biochemistry II: Three credit hours. Prerequisites- CHM 322 and CHM 362
  • CHM 432L Biochemistry II Laboratory: Three credit hours. Prerequisites- CHM 322L or 323L
  • CHM 481 Special Topics In Chemistry: Three credit hours. Prerequisites- Approval of Chemistry Department
  • BIO 452 Biological Instrumental Techniques: Two credit hours. Prerequisites- CHM 221, 222 and CHM 221L and 222L.
  • BIO 400 Forensic Molecular Biology: Four credit hours. Prerequisites- Principles of Genetics and Organic Chemistry.