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Career Area: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Technical Diploma
Program Number: 31-506-1
Approximately 1 Year 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: $4303.5
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.
Lab assistant with safety glasses and a syringe

Laboratory Science Assistant Careers

Recent Wisconsin job postings for this degree:

Chemical Technician
Dairy Laboratory Technician
Environmental Laboratory Technician
Food Laboratory Technician
Water & Wastewater Laboratory Technician
Chemical Assistant
Dairy Laboratory Assistant
Environmental Laboratory Assistant
Food Laboratory Assistant
Water & Wastewater Laboratory Assistant

Laboratory Science Assistant Programs

Put your love of science to work in a rewarding career. This program will prepare you for entry-level employment in food, water, environmental, wastewater treatment or other industrial laboratory settings. You’ll learn lab procedures as you perform a variety of test projects involving biology, chemistry, DNA science and microbiology. Gain plenty of hands-on experience in the lab, where you will focus on safety and quality assurance.

Laboratory Science Assistant Part of a Career Pathway Program Transfers Offered completely online Shared Program
Fox Valley Laboratory Science Assistant at Fox Valley