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Biomanufacturing Sciences and Applications

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Earn Your Cal State Biomanufacturing Sciences and Applications Certificate in 6 Months

The emerging field of biomanufacturing—or the use of biological systems to create products—is rapidly changing. In addition to having specialized technical skills and knowledge of standard practices, these professionals excel at their jobs through critical thinking, effective communication, and collaborative teamwork.


  • Healthcare
  • Agriculture
  • Textiles
  • Environmental Science
  • Energy
  • Construction

Innovative Materials

  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Biofuels
  • Cosmetics
  • Genetically modified crops
  • Biodegradable plastics
  • And much more

Projected outlook for some Biological Technician experts:

suitcase icon19,700 - 81,400Number of Jobs, 2022

payment document icon$51,430-$100,730 Median Pay per year, 2023

increase icon5%Job Growth, 2022-2032

*U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook - Biological Technician and Bioengineer/Biomedical Engineer"

What Will I Learn About Biomanufacturing, Biotechnology, & Biopharmaceutical Industries?

  • Broad overview of scientific principles
  • Current research practices
  • Industrial applications for biomanufacturing
  • Theoretical knowledge with hands-on techniques used in the operation and maintenance of state-of-the art biomanufacturing equipment
  • Diverse range of career possibilities in medical labs, industrial production facilities, and corporate offices

Biomanufacturing Topics Include:

Students will gain an understanding of viable career paths depending on their previous experience and educational background—from entry-level roles as biomanufacturing technicians to multiple positions in research and development, quality control, regulatory affairs, and process development. The program’s instructors are subject matter experts with knowledge and skills that align with the latest advancements in this rapidly evolving marketplace.

The Biomanufacturing Sciences and Applications program was developed by a consortium of three California State University campuses (Fullerton, Los Angeles, and Long Beach) and Biocom California Institute, which provides workforce development tools and courses for over 1,500-member companies in California.

  • Quality standards and guidelines
  • Regulatory compliances
  • Cleaning and sanitizing of equipment
  • Latest technology used in biomanufacturing

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You can stay up to date on our California State University Biomanufacturing Sciences and Applications certificate program by joining our email list. By joining our email list, we will send you important program updates.

Link to CSULB Website to Register

Program Details

Location: Virtual Instruction
Length: 6 months
Total Program Cost: $4,950*
Next Start: TBA
120 hrs/12 CEUs (Three 40-hours courses)

*Cost is approximate and subject to change


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