Biotechnology Program

RCTC offers an Associate of Science degree in Biotechnology, which is designed as a transfer program.

The Associate of Science degree program include specially developed courses that introduce students to clinical and research practices which deal with human subject issues and patient care, as well as, give hands on laboratory experience which builds skills and techniques specific to a biotechnology laboratory. Coursework also includes: General Biology, Chemistry, Math, and other general education coursework.

Biotechnology technicians work in research and clinical labs of healthcare organizations, in the pharmaceutical and healthcare industry, and in research institutions.


Rochester Community and Technical College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission.

RCTC keeps a list of RCTC program articulations.