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Biotechnology

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High School Juniors and Seniors Only

Biotechnology is not accepting new students at this time. Students enrolled in Biotechnology during the 2018-19 school year will have the opportunity to complete the program during the 2019-2020 school year. In August 2020, MNTC will introduce Biomedical, a career program for that will focus on biological principles as they apply to the field of medicine.

Program Details

Who can attend?

This career program is open to high school juniors and seniors.

  • High school students can attend half day, A.M. or P.M., to be decided during career advisement session.

Courses

Course Name
Survey of Biotechnology 
Biotechnology I 
Biotechnology II 
Advanced Biotechnology I 
Advanced Biotechnology II 
Biotechnology Capstone 
Total Class Hours: 1050

Prerequisites

Prerequisites - Biology I (completion; C or better)
Prerequisites - Algebra I (completion; C or better)
Prerequisites - Algebra II (concurrent enrollment or completion; C or better)
Prerequisites - Chemistry I (concurrent enrollment or completion; C or better)
Corequisite - Advanced Science (AP Biology, Biology II, Pre-AP Chemistry, AP Chemistry, AP Environmental - taken at sending school)
  • Basic computer skills course is highly recommended

Requirements

Required Clinicals

Class Times

  • Start Date: August
  • Days: Monday - Friday
  • A.M. Hours: 
    • NPS 9:15 - 12:05;
    • MPS 9:35 - 12:25
  • P.M. Hours: 
    • NPS: 1:15 - 4:10
    • MPS: 1:15 - 4:10
  • Evening Hours: N/A
  • High school students can attend half day, A.M. or P.M., to be decided during career advisement session.

Expenses

Credentials Available

Accreditations

Is this program right for me?

Completion & Positive Placement Rate

  • On-Time Adult Completion Rate: N/A - High School Only Students
  • Positive Placement Rate: 91.67%

Positive Placement Rate includes Military, Continuing Education and all Employment, related or not related. The rate information provided below is based on the most current data available.

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