San diego & Imperial counties

Life Sciences & Biotechnology

Will you help save the world? This sector of training teaches you the science behind combating disease, reducing energy usage and creating safer medicines. If it involves chemicals, compounds and how those interact with living organisms, you will learn about it all, right here. Whether working in a medical device laboratory, or calculating a special medicine for animals, the biotech industry is soaring in California. They need you now.

Career paths & salary info (Median yearly salary)

  • Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians $47,819
  • Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians $44,179
  • Chemical Technicians $48,506
  • First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers $59,913
  • Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters $65,077

Programs & Schools

Cuyamaca College

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  • Business Office Technology
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Executive Assistant
  • Business Information Worker
  • Account Clerk
  • Front Office Receptionist
  • Office Assistant Level 1
  • Office Assistant Level 2
  • Office Professional
  • Office Software Specialst 1
  • Office Software Specialist 2
  • Management
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Grossmont College

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  • Forensics
  • Business Administration *ADT cert
  • Business Office Technology
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Executive Assistant
  • Business Information Worker
  • Account Clerk
  • Front Office Receptionist
  • Office Assistant, Level 1
  • Office Assistant Level 2
  • Office Professional
  • Office Software Specialist, Lev 1
  • Office Software Specialist, Lev 2
  • Virtual Office Assistant
  • Info Technology Technician
  • Management
  • Marketing
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Imperial Valley College

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  • Addiction Disorders Studies
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MiraCosta College

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  • Biomanufacturing
  • Bioprocess Technology
  • Laboratory Skills
  • Research and Development
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San Diego Miramar College

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  • Applied Biology
  • Applied Biotechnology - Molecular Biology
  • Biology/Allied Health Track
  • Biotechnology
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