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Biotechnology is one of the most in-demand career fields in the United States. Our certificate in biotechnology will position you to join this rapidly growing economic sector as a research associate or quality control associate with a pharmaceutical or agricultural company, academic institution, or government agency.

What You Will Learn

In the biotechnology certificate program, you will learn innovative biotechnical approaches by exploring concepts such as:

production of recombinant molecules, made possible through sponsorship by Origene

protein isolation, quantification, and electrophoresis in proteomics

design and optimization of PCR and RT-PCR applications

cell and tissue culture and transfection

bioinformatic database analyses of genomes, proteomics, and evolutionary relationships


The courses you will take to complete the biotechnology program are:

BIOT 590 – Introduction to Recombinant DNA and RNA Techniques (3)

BIOT 591 – Theory and Applications of the Polymerase Chain Reaction (3)

BIOT 592 – Protein Isolation and Analysis (3)

BIOT 594 – Cell Culture Techniques (2)

BIOT 695 - DNA Sequencing in Bioinformatics (3)

BIOT 693 – Professional Development in Biotechnology (1)

What Can You Do with a Certificate in Biotechnology?

After completing the biotechnology certificate at Ball State, you might be hired as a research associate or into a quality control position by a pharmaceutical or agricultural company, academic institution, or government agency.

Hangi bölümdeyim?

College of Sciences and Humanities

Öğrenim seçenekleri

Full Time (16 kredi saati)

Okul ücreti
US$21,222.00 (TRY 285,741) Yıllık
USD $1,179 per credit hour
Başlangıç tarihi

Planlanan Ocak, Ağustos 2022


College of Sciences and Humanities

North Quad (NQ), room 193,

Ball State University,



47306, United States

Giriş koşulları

Amerika gelen öğrenciler için

An applicant with a baccalaureate degree not considered the equivalent of that of Ball State University may be considered for probationary admission to a master’s program. An undergraduate cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.75 on a 4.0 scale on credit hours earned from the degree granting institution.

Uluslararası öğrenciler için

You are eligible to enrol in the Ball State biotechnology program if you meet these requirements:

You are an undergraduate in your last two years of study

You have earned your bachelor’s degree and want to add the certificate as a non-degree-seeking student, and you understand coursework will not count toward a degree

You have earned your bachelor’s degree and want to include the biotechnology program as part of a master’s degree. This option requires at least two extra courses, including a thesis for those seeking a Master of Science.

You must have recently earned a B- or higher in BIO 214 (Genetics) or BIO 215 (Cell Biology).

You must complete all seven biotech courses as well as two electives and 1-6 hours of the non-formal courses which include an internship.

You must earn a C (2.0) grade or better in each course and maintain at least a 2.5-grade point average for all courses in the program.

Required Scores to demonstrate English Proficiency: TOEFL iBT 79; IELTS 6.5 Band; Pearson's PTE 53

Seçtiğiniz bölüme bağlı olarak farklı IELTS koşulları olabilir.


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