Biotechnology is an expanding field devoted to improving human health through the research, development, testing, manufacturing, and marketing of products related to the biomedical and agricultural industries. Courses provide both the theoretical background and practical experience necessary to gain employment in the biotechnology industry.
Career options include research, development, quality control and assurance, manufacturing, analytical testing, and work as a lab technician.
Department Chair: Gail Baughman
Office: San Elijo, Room 403
P 760.944.4449 x7766
Interim Dean: Mike Fino
Office: Oceanside, Room 3610
Department: Biological Sciences
Secretary: Kathy Thiele
Office: Building 3600
Hours: 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m.