Biotechnology Programs

In response to local industry needs, St. Petersburg College created two newly accredited associate in science degrees: Biotechnology Laboratory Technology and Biomedical Engineering Technology in 2016. The programs, which recently received Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACS-COC) accreditation, began at the beginning of the Summer and Fall 2016 semester.

The Biotechnology Laboratory Technology A.S. Degree prepares graduates to work as a biological technician, a job that paid $34,500 in the Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater Metropolitan Statistical Area as of May 2015, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Jobs can be found in clinical research, the pharmaceutical industry or for biotechnology and biomanufacturing firms.

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Biotechnology Degrees

Biotechnology Laboratory Technology A.S. Degree

Biotechnology A.A. Transfer Plan