HCC Campus Closing
Due to the impending snow storm, HCC will close at 4 p.m. today, Jan. 26, and remain closed tomorrow, Tuesday, Jan. 27, including twilight and evening classes. The Add/Drop period will be extended through Friday, Jan. 30 at 4:30 p.m., and the 100% Refund Period through Monday, Feb. 2 at 6 p.m.

Biotechnology Option - X012



  • Overview

    This program is intended for the student who is interested in pursing a baccalaureate degree in the life sciences utilizing the basic principles of biotechnology. This technology is based on recent advances in the discipline of recombinant DNA technology. Students completing the option will have acquired the necessary laboratory skills and theoretical background for transfer to other state or private colleges. Career and research opportunities include, but are not limited to, animal sciences, agrigenetics, immunogenetics, pharmaceutics, biomedical technologies, forensics and environmental sciences.


    • Degree

Holyoke Community College
303 Homestead Ave. Holyoke, MA 01040
(413) 538-7000