Keiser University's Associate of Science degree in Biotechnology provides practical, real-world education that prepares students for entry-level employment in the biotechnology industry. Biotechnology is an applied biological science that uses living organisms to create products, perform valuable processes, and solve problems that benefit mankind and the environment. This exciting and growing field offers a variety of career opportunities throughout the nation.
Students in the Associate of Science degree program learn the fundamentals of biotech combined with extensive, hands-on laboratory experience. This foundation in biological sciences includes molecular biology, biochemistry and genetics, and develops lab skills such as gene splicing, cell culture and spectrophotometry.
Graduates of the A.S. in Biotechnology program can find opportunities in a range of settings including:
- Research labs
- Pharmaceutical companies
- Health departments
- Agricultural industry
- Quality control environments
Contact Keiser University today to learn more about our Biotechnology program.