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Biotech Academy: Earn a Certificate of Achievement in Bioscience


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Academic Level:
High School Students

Description:
To provide underserved youth with personal, academic and professional development experiences that increase participation in higher education and access to fulfilling science careers. Students receive a comprehensive bioscience-based education and job-training skills. The program is challenging but the rewards are huge. By completing the program you will earn a Certificate of Achievement in Bioscience.

If you are a student at Berkeley High School or Oakland Technical High School and are interested in exploring a career in biotechnology, the Biotech Partners program, known as the Biotech Academy at your school, may be right for you. By enrolling in the program, you will receive a comprehensive bioscience-based education and job-training skills. The program is challenging but the rewards are huge. By completing the program you will earn a Certificate of Achievement in Bioscience.**

As a Biotech Partners student, you will receive support services from staff and mentors who will advocate on your behalf and coach you on overcoming barriers. Biotech classrooms, training sites and the Biotech Partners office are friendly, comfortable environments where you will feel encouraged to learn and grow.

In our program, you will develop lasting relationships with fellow students and with your teachers, trainers, mentors, the staff, and Board of Directors. It's a very supportive environment and we will do whatever it takes to help you in your efforts to succeed!


Participating Institution(s):
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Biotech Partners (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Biochemistry
Biology
Cellular Biology
Food Science & Nutrition
Genetics & Genomics
Microbiology
Molecular Biology
Pharmaceutical Sciences

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This program is funded by:
U.S. Dept. of Agriculture (USDA)


Page last updated 1/21/2017
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