Granted By: Purdue University
Academic Unit: IUPUI School of Science
Degree(s): Bachelor of Science
Overview: Biotechnology is the application of biology knowledge and techniques to develop products that improve human health, animal health, and agriculture. It is a major theme for the new economy of the 21st century, resulting in worker training initiatives and state programs to stimulate economic growth. The number of opportunities available in biotechnology is growing, as is the need for a more sophisticated workforce.