Learning Biotechnological Methods

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

students measuring volumes for an experiment

Glenn B. Collins Award

Ava Vilardo received the Glenn B. Collins Research Achievement Award for Spring 2022.

photo of Ava Vilardo


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

AMBER Award Recipients

Abby Vetter and Gretchen Ruschman

photo of AMBER recipients, Abby Vetter and Gretchen Ruschman

AMBER Award Recipients

Henry Smith and Gabby Hammers

photo of AMBER recipients, Henry Smith and Gabby Hammers

AMBER Award Recipients

Elisabeth Rintamaa and Tabarak Azawi

photo of AMBER recipients, Elisabeth Rintamaa and Tabarak Azawi


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

Summer Session May 16 - August 11

August 3  ABT 395 Student Presentations for Summer 2022 session

August 22  First Day of Class Fall 2022 semester

October 24  Midterm

November 29 and December 2   ABT 395 Student Presentations

December 16  End of Fall 2022 semester 


Recipients of the Glenn B. Collins Award

Spring 2022 Recipient --  Ava Vilardo


Recipients of the AMBER Award

Spring 2022 Recipients -- Tabarak Azawi, Gabby Hammers, Elisabeth Rintamaa, Gretchen Ruschman, Henry Smith, Abby Vetter

ABT-Masters in Medical Science

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