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Career Area: Health Science
Associate Degree
Program Number: 10-007-2
Approximately 2 Years to Complete
This is based on full-time enrollment. Actual time to completion may vary based on the availability of courses a college offers and the number of credits the student takes in any given time period.
Credit Program
Most credit programs are eligible for financial aid, while most non-credit certificates provide valuable work-related skills on a short timeline. Check with the college offering the program to determine if it is eligible for financial aid.
Average Annual Tuition: $4386
This is based on one year of full-time enrollment for in-state students. WTCS tuition is set by the Wisconsin Technical College System Board in March for the following year. It does not include books, materials or program/college-related fees.
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Biotechnology Laboratory Technician Careers

Recent Wisconsin job postings for this degree:

Associate Research Specialist
Lab Analyst
Microbiology Lab Technician
Production Scientist
Genomics Technician

Average Median Wage


Biotechnology Laboratory Technician Programs

The Biotechnology Laboratory Technician program provides skills necessary for entry-level work in bioscience laboratories. The program focuses on techniques basic to the commercial development of products from biological systems. Students get laboratory skills, effective communications and employment skills. Individuals who like the challenge of laboratory work are encouraged to apply. Graduates of the program may seek entry-level employment in public or private laboratories for positions titled scientific helper, laboratory assistant, laboratory technician, laboratory tester or laboratory worker.

Biotechnology Laboratory Technician Part of a Career Pathway Program Transfers Offered completely online Shared Program
Madison College Biotechnology Laboratory Technician at Madison College