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CIP 2020

Detail for CIP Code 41.0101

Title: Biology/Biotechnology Technology/Technician.

Definition: A program that prepares individuals to apply scientific principles and technical skills in support of biologists and biotechnologists in research, industrial, and government settings. Includes instruction in fermentation technology, cell culturing, protein purification, biologic synthesis, assaying and testing, quality control, industrial microbiology, bioprocessing, chromatography and bioseparation, genetic technology, laboratory and hazardous materials safety, and computer applications. See also: 51.1004) Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician.

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Code Title Action Code Title
41.0101 Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician. No substantive changes 41.0101 Biology/Biotechnology Technology/Technician.
Illustrative Examples
  • [Biotechnology Laboratory Technician]
  • [Biology Laboratory Technician]