Biogen, Corning Life Sciences, Guerbet, Merck, Pfizer, Sagent Pharmaceuticals, Seqirus
New industry anticipated: Audentes, KriGen
Home to more than 700 life science companies, North Carolina currently ranks third in the nation for biotechnology. BioWork is a certificate program which can lead to an entry-level position as a process technician. Students will learn the foundational skills needed for a career with a biotechnology, pharmaceutical, or chemical manufacturing company. Skills in Biomanufacturing, Bioprocess Laboratory Technology and Biotechnology are taught. Students can earn a certificate or AAS in Bioprocess Laboratory Technology.