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Biotechnology

Butler BioTech Lab

Biotechnology

Studying biotechnology at Butler prepares you to work in laboratories doing biological/biomedical research, diagnostics, quality control of food and drugs, and manufacturing of biological products. Whether you earn a one-year certificate or a two-year associate degree, you will be prepared to go straight to work or transfer to a four-year school. Learning your way around the laboratory gives you a leg up.

Estimated tuition for Biotechnology = $10,020**

**This includes two years of tuition based on being a Kansas Resident and taking 60 credit hours, estimated fees, and estimated books. Housing and meal plans not included. Fees may vary depending on specific degree path.

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CAREERS IN THIS FIELD

The graph below illustrates local salaries based on a career path related to this degree. Each career path varies as does the necessary training required.* For further information, connect with your program’s lead instructor.

Biological Technicians


$18.66 hourly wage
39 annual job openings


364 Biological Technicians are currently employed in Kansas.


*Salaries will vary based on degree level obtained and years of experience. The accuracy of EMSI data is deemed reliable but not guaranteed by Butler Community College and is subject to change.