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|Career Studies Certificate MA|
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Purpose: This career studies certificate is designed for those wishing to enhance their employment options or retrain for careers as laboratory process technicians in biotechnology, pharmaceutical, and other high-tech production/research facilities.
Special Curriculum Admission Requirements: Students who have not completed the required courses listed below (or their equivalent) may be concurrently enrolled in the career studies certificate with division approval. BIO 101 General Biology I BIO 120 General Zoology or BIO 110 General Botany BIO 205 General Microbiology BIO 206 Cell Biology BIO 270 General Ecology may be required for specific internships.
Total credits for the Biotechnology Technician Career Studies Certificate = 29.
SEMICONDUCTOR LABORATORY PROCESSES TECHNICIAN (OPERATOR) Career Studies Certificate MA
Purpose: This career studies certificate is designed for those interested in training for entry level positions as operators in the semiconductor or other high-tech fabrication/research facilities.
Recommended Preparation: Satisfactory completion of the following high school units as a minimum: 4 units of English, 3 units of mathematics (including algebra), 2-3 units of a laboratory science, and 2 units of social sciences.
Total credits for the Semiconductor Laboratory Processes Technician (Operator) Career Studies Certificate = 27.
1ENG 111 College Composition I will satisfy this requirement.