Biology and Biotechnology

Associate in Arts:

  • Biology and other Sciences
    Students interested in a bachelor's degree in the sciences can pursue the Liberal Arts track of the Associate in Arts degree. 
    Associate in Arts - Liberal Arts Transfer Track Advising Guide   

Students intending to pursue a major in the sciences, health care, or a related field, may wish to fulfill the general education requirement by selecting a biological science and a physical science with their co-requisite laboratories. Courses in this track may be applied toward your degree at the institution where you plan to transfer. Many university programs require the completion of specific courses prior to acceptance. It is the student's responsibility to contact the institution to ensure transferability.

For more information on this transfer track, please see an academic advisor.  


Associate in Science

  • Biotechnology
    Biotechnology is an interdisciplinary science that utilizes living organisms to make useful products from biological systems. The Associate in Science degree in biotechnology works with the growing Tampa Bay area bioscience industry to educate students in the most current laboratory skills, math, genetic engineering, protein purification, cell culture, quality assurance and quality control principles, regulations, computer skills, and ethics documentation. Graduates of the program find careers in research labs, pharmaceutical companies, molecular diagnostics labs and manufacturing.

Biotechnology Website  

Biotechnology Contact Information:
Brandon Campus
(813) 253-7000, Email: biotech@hccfl.edu