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  Jun 24, 2024
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Nanobiotechnology Level 1 Certificate

Nanobiotechnology is an emerging field of research and development that seeks new solutions to pressing health and environmental problems by combining materials sciences and nano-engineering with life sciences.  Nanobiotechnology represents the future of medical diagnostics and healthcare as this exciting frontier is generating new therapies, devices, and diagnostics tools.

The Level One Certificate in Nanobiotechnology will prepare students to work on the interface between nanotechnology and biotechnology that involves synthesis and fabrication of materials and devices, surface and molecular engineering.  The students will complete16 credits in materials and nanotechnology courses and will complete 7 credits specializing in Biotechnology as it applies to nanotechnology.

Related Degrees and Certificates:     Advanced Materials Technology A.A.S.  

Certificate Requirements (Total Credit Hours 23)


Program CIP: 15.0304

Major Code:  NBTC

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Gainful Employment Information for Nanotechnology 9/1/2013.