|Faculty:||School of Engineering Technology and Applied Sciences
|Description:||This nationally-accredited program prepares you for the scientific principles, techniques and skills required in industrial microbiology. Specialized study also includes biotechnology applications, biochemistry, microbial genetics, clinical and environmental microbiology.
You will learn to: isolate, enumerate and identify microorganisms from many types of samples; accurately calibrate and use instruments such as pH and BOD meters, Gas Chromatographs, spectrophotometers, HPLC’s, centrifuges, PCR thermocyclers and Gel electrophoresis equipment; prepare media and reagents to culture pathogenic microbes; design and perform advanced microbiology and microbial genetics experiments; and isolate DNA and perform Gel electrophoresis and PCR (polymerase chain reaction) on samples.
|Cost per year:*||
This cost estimate is based on 2 semesters.