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The BioWork certificate program will teach you the foundational skills you need to begin a career as a process technician for a biotechnology, pharmaceutical, or chemical manufacturing company.  Process technicians are responsible for the production of chemical and pharmaceutical products.

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Career Exploration

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Course Catalog

Visit a college to view their catalog of courses for the biomanufacturing, food, beverage and natural products industries.

Degree Programs

Life Science Degree Programs

Community college curriculum and degree programs are designed to provide the industry critical skills required to succeed in the biotechnology and life sciences fields. Bringing industry, students and faculty together, these programs build a stronger workforce for North Carolina.

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NC Life Sciences Apprenticeship Program

The North Carolina Life Sciences Apprenticeship program is a collaboration between North Carolina community colleges and biopharmaceutical manufacturing companies to provide financial support for 220 students pursuing the BioWork program as a pre-apprenticeship. Upon completion of BioWork, students…