The growing field of the biotechnology industry requires highly trained employees. What does all this mean for you? It means that getting an education from the Technical College of the Lowcountry can give you the right foundation to be a part of one of the most promising fields in South Carolina and beyond.
TCL’s Biotechnology certificate program provides an introduction to basic biotechnology laboratory procedures. You will also learn important technical communication and analytical skills. The 21-credit-hour certificate program can be completed in as little as two semesters.
TCL’s extensive transfer agreements creates a foundation for future success. Use this certificate as a bridge to more advanced study at 2-year and 4-year institutions.
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This program introduces you to basic biotechnology laboratory procedures.
Use this certificate as a bridge to more advanced study at four-year institutions.
The 21-credit-hour program can be completed in as little as two semesters.
Technical College of the Lowcountry is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate degrees. Degree-granting institutions also may offer credentials such as certificates and diplomas at approved degree levels. Questions about the accreditation of Technical College of the Lowcountry may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (www.sacscoc.org).
Tuition: 21 credits x $214 per credit = $4,494.*
Remember, this is before S.C. Lottery Tuition Assistance and other financial aid, which could drop your costs by more than half. In fact, after financial aid, many TCL students attend for free. See more about paying for TCL.
*Based on Fall 2022 in-state, in-service-area tuition. Your actual cost may differ. Does not include fees, books and other costs. Qualifications vary; all subject to change.
WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING
“TCL’s biotechnology program will give you the right foundation to be a part of one of the most promising fields in the state,”
Dr. Frederick Cooper
Dean, Arts & Sciences
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Beaufort Mather Campus, Bldg. 10, Rm. 110