Welcome to the Science and Biotechnology Department Website


Berkeley City College offers more than 30 courses in 

Biology, Microbiology and Ecology  
Biotechnology, Protein Chemistry, Stem Cell Biology,  Cell and Tissue Culture, Genetics and Immunology
General Chemistry, Organic Chemistry and Analytical Instrumentation
Physics and  Astronomy
Geography, Geology and  Physical  Sciences

Take a class to:

  • fulfill degree requirements or general education science requirements,
  • transfer earned credits to a four-year university,
  • have fun learning about the world!

Biotechnology Program  offers two Certificates of Achievement (Certificate of Achievement Biotechnology Laboratory Assistant; Advanced Certificate of Achievement Biotechnology Research Laboratory Assistant) and an Associate in Science Degree in Biotechnology . It provides students with excellent preparation for positions in biotechnological and pharmaceutical industries, academic and clinical research laboratories, allied health and environmental institutions.

Analytical Chemistry Program   offers Certificate of Achievement and Associate in Science Degree in Analytical Chemistry.

Associate of Science Degree for Transfer (AS-T) in BiologyStudents who successfully complete the AS­-T in Biology earn specific guarantees for transfer to the CSU system.

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