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2017-2018 College Catalog 
2017-2018 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biotechnology Certificate

HEGIS #5604
Chairperson: Peter A. Schaefer
Science Center, Suite 319, (518) 629-7453

The Biotechnology Certificate is designed to offer the advanced biology student specialized training in applied techniques of cell culture, immunology, analytical chemistry, molecular biology, biological imaging, and analytical cytology. This program will also serve to provide an opportunity for those individuals with a science background to receive advanced training in biotechnology.

Program Entrance Requirements

Courses Entry Term Special Notes H.S. Average
A minimum of 40 credits in college-level science and mathematics comprised of at least: 8 credits of chemistry at the level of CHEM 110 /CHEM 111  or higher, 6-8 credits of mathematics at the level of MATH 150  or higher, 8 credits of physics at the level of PHYS 140 /PHYS 141  or higher, 16-18 credits of biology at the level of BIOL 150 /BIOL 151  or higher. Fall and Spring N/A N/A

Total Credits Required: 27

Major Requirements*

*or specific course equivalents as approved by the department chairperson.

Total Credits Required: 27

Suggested Course Sequence for Full-Time Study