Welcome to CCC’s in-depth biotechnology information page. Please use the menu on the right to find specific information about our program.
BIOSC172 + BIOSC172L: Introduction to Biotechnology Lecture and Lab. This section of BIOSC172 includes the lab portion back on campus! (Mondays and Wednesdays 2:40-5:30PM) Starts August 23
Soil microbiome project opportunities
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Contact Dr Krolikowski if you have questions: (510) 215-3990, firstname.lastname@example.org Office: Biology room B-4.
What are my career and education options in this program?
Biotechnology is a high-demand, high-growth, and high-wage field, especially in the Bay Area, where it’s a $8-10 billion dollar industry, with about 1500 companies, and expected to grow by about 13% over the next 10 years. There are jobs available at all levels of education, with about 25% of jobs available for folks with community college coursework, and 37% of jobs for those with a bachelor’s degree. After earning certificates or degrees in biotechnology salaries for california biotech workers more than doubled (to $30,000 for a certificate-holder, and to $48,000 for a degree-holder). This is definitely a sector where you can find good employment!
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