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Biotechnology Program

The NOVA Biotechnology Program, located on the Manassas campus, provides students with the education and skills necessary to begin a career in biotechnology.

The faculty and staff of the Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA) Biotechnology Program are excited to have you join our program. We actively seek guidance from an Advisory Committee selected from local biotechnology industry and transfer institutions, and strive to ensure the education and training you receive from the NOVA Biotechnology Program is cutting edge and relevant in the current job market.

Student Success Stories

Beatrice David

Beatrice David

The lab projects, presentations, practical applications, mock interviews, events, field trips and a lot more complemented each other to produce an awesome and ready Biotech student. 

Keimer Vacca

Keimer Vacca

During my time at the Manassas Campus I gained lab skills, tips, methods and concepts that are today the foundation of my everyday lab work.

Oksana David

Oksana Murphy

I’m very proud to be one of the first graduates from this program. The biotechnology program prepared me with the skills I needed to excel in my current position as a forensic laboratory specialist.

Learn more about Student Success with Biotech →