Biotechnology

Associated Teachers/Faculty

Ms. Arlyssa LaPorte and Ms. Debora O’Reilly

Career Program Description

Biotechnology the science of using living organisms, their products or their component parts for human benefit, and the use of technical applications that turn biological knowledge into products. Biotechnology is an interdisciplinary field that merges biology, chemistry, mathematics, computer science and engineering. It is also one of the fastest growing commercial industries, with Massachusetts being a major center for growth and innovation.

Career Paths

  • Laboratory Assistant
  • Associate Scientist
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Molecular Biology
  • Microbiology
  • Genetic Engineering
  • Immunology
  • Research Scientist
  • Medicine
  • BioInformatics
  • Agricultural and Food Science
  • Veterinary and Forensic Sciences

Certifications

  • OSHA 10 Hour Health
  • AHA CPR/First-Aid

Industry Partnerships

  • Amgen Biotech Experience
  • Cell Signaling Technology
  • Endicott College
  • The National FFA Organization
  • MassBioEd
  • SkillsUSA

Meeting Documents