Young Scientist Award

ABT junior Alonna Wright is the recipient of the North America Regional Alltech Young Scientist Award for her independent research project.

University Scholars program

Ag Biotech student, Ellis Shelley, is the first student in the Ag Biotech-Masters of Medical Science Program.

On, on to Medical School

Graduating senior, Samuel Potter, will continue on to Medical School at the University of Kentucky this fall.

Learning Biotechnological Methods

Our laboratory techniques course trains students in technical skills and understanding to critically examine biogical systems at the molecular level.

Roll on to her Goal

After graduating this spring with a degree in Agricultural Biotechnology, Danielle Garza will continue toward her studies in the Pharmacy School at the University of Kentucky.

Early Decision

After studying for three years in Agricultural Biotechnology, Will Sharp will continue his pursuit to be a pharmacist by taking the early decision route into Pharmacy School.

Gaines Fellows

Josiah Liew Liq Jong, ABT Junior, and Connor VanMeter, ABT senior, were recently selected as theGaines Fellows recipients for 2016.


Graduate Studies

Several potted plants of Arabidopsis thalianaGraduate studies in veterinary science, plant science, animal science, biology, biomedical research, cancer research are a few of the areas in which an Ag Biotech degree will prepare you. 


patient undergoing dental examAn Ag biotech degree is a great start to pursuing a career in healthcare professions such as:  medical doctors, dentists, pharmacists, optometrists, physical therapists and physician's assistants.

Careers in Life Sciences

sequencing data
Possibilities abound for graduates with a degree in Agricultural Biotechnology.  Foundational courses in biology, chemistry and genetics prepare you for a rewarding career in the life sciences.                                                     

ABT-Masters in Medical Science

Earn a Masters degree with ABT and the University Scholars program.

Fall 2015 Recipients 

 Catherine Crawford and Alonna Wright