Friday – November 17, 2017

Biotechnology (2017-2018)

Certificate
School of Liberal Arts and Sciences / Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics Career Cluster
Mequon Campus

 

For Information: 414-297-6584
Mequon Campus, 262-238-2200


The Biotechnology certificate program offers hands-on, competency-based instruction designed to prepare students for entry-level positions in the bio-manufacturing industry. The program provides scientific background while emphasizing practical applications. In the laboratory, students are trained in the actual techniques employed in the industry. 

Students are introduced to Good Laboratory Practices (GLP), Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and related topics that emphasize the significance of maintaining quality in a biological research or production setting.


Curriculum effective 2017-18. 

Current MATC students should consult their Academic Program Plan for specific curriculum requirements.

COURSES

 

Credits

NATSCI-197

Microbiology ‡

4

NATSCI-186

Biochemistry ‡
(or) NATSCI-208‡  (or)  NATSCI-211‡

4

NATSCI-237

Introduction to Biotechnology ‡

4

NATSCI-238

Molecular Biology Concepts ‡

5

NATSCI-239

Cell Biology ‡

5


TOTAL CREDITS: 22

 

‡ Prerequisite required.

All credits must be earned at MATC with a 2.0 cumulative GPA or higher. Upon completion of the certificates's requirements, the student's transcript is notated with the credential earned.

Some certificates can be earned while completing associate degrees and/or technical diplomas that are eligible for financial aid. Certificate programs alone are not eligible for financial aid; consult an MATC advisor for information.

Curriculum requirements are subject to change.


For class times and locations or to register online, visit INFOnline.

Current MATC students should consult their Academic Program Plan for specific curriculum requirements.


Page updated October 2017.