Graduates from this program have been employed by or interned at:
Genentech, Life Technologies, Advanced BioHealing, Prometheus Laboratories, MoBio, MarDX, UCSD, The Salk Institute, Scripps Institute of Oceanography, Sanford Burnham Institute, The Scripps Research Institute, Synteract, Millipore, Abbott, International Immunology Corporation, Amylin, Illumina, GenProbe, Synthetic Genomics, Vical, Stemgent, Autogenomics, Beckman Coulter, GenMark Dx, Epic Sciences, Mesa Technologies, INOVA Diagnostics, Alere
The Biotechnology program at MiraCosta College provides both the theoretical background and practical experience necessary to gain employment in the biotechnology industry. Career paths include research, development, quality control and assurance, manufacturing, analytical testing, and lab technician work.
New Bachelor's degree program
The college is now offering a bachelor's degree in biomanufacturing. The program builds upon the associate degree program in biomanufacturing, allowing students who complete the associate degree or equivalent course work from other colleges to enter as juniors and earn a baccalaureate. Information about the program, including eligibility requirements, the application process, and upper-division tuition, is available under Bachelor's Degree.
Dr. Sonia Wallman from NBC2 moderated this panel of innovative leaders from biotechnology and biomanufacturing programs.
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