UK Great Teacher Award

Dr. Robert Hirsch received the 2019 UK Great Teacher Award.

Student Competition

Alli Ellis received the Glenn B. Collins Research Achievement Award for Spring 2020.

Alli Ellis, winner of the Glenn B. Collins Research Award

Glenn B. Collins Award

Kate Rodgers also received the Glenn B. Collins Award for Spring 2020.

Kate Rodgers, winner of the Glenn B. Collins Research Award

Learning Biotechnological Methods

Our laboratory techniques course trains students in technical skills at the molecular level.

students measuring volumes for an experiment


The Ag Biotech-Masters of Medical Science University Scholars Program allows students to continue in one program while completing an undergraduate and masters degree.

Ellis Shelley and his research mentor, Dr. Seth DeBolt


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 and Medical Biotech degree will prepare you. 


patient undergoing dental examAn Ag and Medical 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 and Medical Biotechnology.  Foundational courses in biology, chemistry and genetics prepare you for a rewarding career in the life sciences.                                                     

Upcoming Events

Nov 24  Last Day of Classes

Nov 30  Reading Day

Dec 1-4  Finals

Jan 25  First Day of Classes Spring 2021 Semester



Recipient of the Glenn B. Collins Award

Fall 2020 Recipient --  


ABT-Masters in Medical Science

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