Biotechnology Department

Biotechnology Department

Want a career making medicine?  Want to enhance your biotechnology skill set? Let us help!

Biotechnology is the use of living systems and organisms to develop or make life-sustaining products. Wake Tech is committed to offering the latest programming to meet the needs of our regional industries through collaboration and best practices in teaching and learning. Our partnering industries are located in Wake County and beyond.  

Whether you are considering a career change through a degree program or short-term courses, we have what you need to begin. If you are an industry looking for training opportunities for your team, we are here to create and deliver timely training programs.

Students from Wake Tech and Durham Tech can take advantage of the shared resources and collaborative opportunities offered by a unique program called RTP Bio.

Department Head: Leslie Isenhour
[email protected]

Professional Licensure

Wake Tech academic programs (credit and non-credit) that are designed to lead to professional licenses are tied to North Carolina or national certifications. If you intend to pursue professional licenses outside North Carolina once you have completed your academic program at Wake Tech, please refer to the Professional Licensure section of the college's distance education authorization page for additional information.