Bioprocess Laboratory Technology

Bioprocess Laboratory Technology program provides a foundation in, and practical application of, the technologies employed by biotechnology companies engaged in the production of microalgal biomass for biofuels and other applications. Students learn the fundamentals of biomass production, harvest technologies, and downstream processing.  These skills can be used in the biofuels industry or biotechnology companies in roles such as a biomass production technician or laboratory technician.

Courses may include:

  • Biotechnology techniques
  • Regulatory Writing
  • Cell Culture and Scale-Up 
  • Large-Scale Purification
  • Computer Applications
  • Internship