Pre-Molecular Biotechnology

Explore Pre-Molecular Biotechnology at Bay College

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Why Pre-Molecular Biotechnology?

If you like learning about the physical principles of living things, conducting experiments, and analyzing results, the Pre-Molecular Biotechnology program is a good choice for you. Students will begin to study important biological processes and lab techniques in this program. Job growth in this area is projected to rise 19% before 2022, which is faster than average for most occupations! In addition for preparation to transfer, this program provides students with a strong general education background. Molecular Biotechnology includes the fields of Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, Clinical Lab Science, Genetics, and Molecular Biology. The biotechnology industry is one of the fastest growing sectors of our economy.


Why Bay College?

The Pre-Molecular Biotechnology program at Bay College provides the essential science foundation for an undergraduate degree in biotechnology in a high touch environment, with engaged faculty and small class size.

Degree Options
Certificate/DegreeCompletion CreditsContact Hours
Molecular Biotechnology (Pre)61.00

Beyond Bay College

Students interested in transferring to a four-year institution to obtain a bachelor's degree or higher may find opportunities in the following areas of study:

  • Biochemistry
  • Biotechnology
  • Genetics
  • Molecular Biology

Career Opportunities

A degree in Molecular Biotechnology opens the door to many careers in a diverse and growing field. Students can go on to be many things, such as::

  • Biochemists
  • Biophysicists
  • Geneticists

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