The Biotechnology Program at City College

The Biotechnology Program of the Department of Engineering and Technology at City College of San Francisco trains a diverse group of students for careers as technicians and lab assistants in companies and academic institutions of the San Francisco Bay Area.  The program has options for students with a background in biology and for those new to science. Get started here

December 19, 2014: The CCSF BioSymposium - come meet professionals, educators and students interested in changing the face of Biotechnology. 

Stem Cell Internship Program - competitive program places students in 9-month, paid internships at local research laboratories

Getting Started

Come to one of these information sessions to learn more about the programs we offer

When: Wednesday,  Jan 28th, 5-6pm
Where: CCSF Mission Campus (1125 Valencia St.), Room 363; Mission Campus map

When: Thursday, Jan 29th, 11am-12pm
Where: CCSF Ocean Campus (50 Phelan Ave.), Science Hall,     Room 133; Ocean Campus map

Program videos

Biotech Careers
What can you do with a biotech degree or certificate  from City College of SF?  Explore Biotech careers at the Bio-Link Career site.  Click here

For more information about the Biotechnology Program contact the program counselor or one of the coordinators listed below.  You can also c
ome by the Biotechnology Program office in Room S254 in Science Hall.

Dr. Edith Kaeuper

Tel: (415) 239-3627

Tel: (415) 239-3857 


Dr. Robert Del Vecchio
 Tel: (415) 239-3096

Biotechnology Program Counselor
Tel: (415) 452-5403

Check here for a full list of the Biotechnology program faculty

City College of San Francisco is home to Bio-Link, a national organization that enhances biotechnology education through professional development and sharing of information with educators, students, and industry.  Bio-Link is funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation.   


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