Bioscience Technology program prepares students to perform in a number of biotechnology-related careers, including laboratory research, pharmaceuticals and bio-manufacturing. With sophisticated laboratory training, students will gain experience in techniques such as DNA manipulation and analysis, protein analysis and tissue culture.
According to Select Georgia, Atlanta ranks 5th for bio-related occupational employment and has 570 bioscience facilities employing nearly 24,000 people. In addition to working in the industry, many Bioscience program graduates transfer to four-year colleges to pursue a Bachelor in Science degree. Graduates from Gwinnett Tech learn advanced laboratory skills which provide an extensive advantage over their colleagues.
This program is offered at Gwinnett Tech’s Lawrenceville Campus.
Train in High Tech labs
With the sophisticated laboratory training you will receive in our high tech labs, you’ll find you have a huge advantage over your colleagues pursuing bachelor’s degrees. You’ll gain experience in techniques such as DNA manipulation and analysis, protein analysis, and tissue culture.
What are my program options?
Take the first step toward a career in Bioscience Technology and apply for next semester! Important dates and deadlines are listed to get you started and if you’re looking for ways to pay for your education, explore our scholarships for this program. You can also learn about our faculty and clubs and organizations to join!
Our Bioscience advisory board will provide you with relevant industry-specific curriculum for today’s high-demand careers.
Interested in learning more about this program? Attend one of our monthly information sessions to talk with faculty and learn more about the program and clinical experiences.
Graduates can transfer credits and further their education.
Graduates have been able to transfer 85-100% of their credits to Georgia colleges such as the University of Georgia, Georgia State University, Kennesaw State University and Georgia Gwinnett College.
Be eligible for a full scholarship!
S-STEM Scholarships that pay for tuition, fees and books are available for Transfer Students intending to pursue their Bachelor of Science in Biology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Chemistry or Environmental Science at Kennesaw State University.
What career options will I have?
- Biotechnology companies
- Pharmaceutical companies
- Forensic laboratories
- Environmental laboratories
- Food production companies
- Research institutions
- Local and state agencies
- Private service laboratories
How much will it cost?
Gwinnett Tech offers affordability at $100 per credit hour + fees. Great opportunities for scholarships and financial aid with HOPE Grant, HOPE scholarship, HOPE Career Grants and more!