The Associate in Applied Science degree program for Biotechnology utilizes cellular components and microorganisms for the production of products used in medicine, pharmacology, agriculture, food processing, and environmental cleanup. Employment opportunities are available in laboratories, hospitals, and research and development companies.
This selective admissions program requires students to submit a separate application or to take additional action before enrolling.
|General Education Coursework|
|BIOLOGY 121||Biology I||5|
|MATH 125||Introductory Statistics||4|
|Additional General Education course||3|
|General Education Human Diversity course||3|
|Required Program Core|
|BIOLOGY 122||Biology II||5|
|BIOLOGY 250||Intro To Molecular Biology||3|
|BIOLOGY 251||Molecular Biology I||4|
|BIOLOGY 252||Molecular Biology II||4|
|CHEM 201||General Chemistry I||5|
|CHEM 205||Organic Chemistry I||6|
|MATH 140||College Algebra||4|
|MCROBIO 233||General Microbiology||4|
|MCROBIO 234||Applied Microbiology||4|
|Select a minimum of 6 credit hours of the following:||6|
|Survey Of Biotechnology|
|Organic Chemistry II|
|Intro Instrumental Analysis|
|Operating System I|
Requirements for Admission
Completion of the Biotechnology program application.
Graduation from an accredited high school or acceptable scores on the General Education Development (GED) test. Foreign and domestic high school education or domestic GED must be validated by official transcripts.
Validation of previous college or biotechnology education by official transcripts.
Average or above-average high school standing with one year of biology.
Algebra, chemistry and biology courses taken in another country must be repeated in this country.
Acceptable scores on the American College Test (ACT).
Acceptable scores on the standardized reading test administered by Truman College.
Demonstrated proficiency in speaking and reading English.