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Diagnostic Services & Medical Biotechnology

Program Information
The Medical Biotechnology Program of Study is designed to introduce students to different techniques used in biotechnology and genetic engineering through the use of hands-on laboratory training. Students will develop extensive skills in preparing the materials and using the equipment necessary in genetic research. In addition, students will obtain basic understanding of molecular biology; explore different careers in the field of biotechnology; and be able to discuss the ethical issues and impact of biotechnology research and its application. Students will also participate and complete an authentic biotechnology research project and have their results published.