2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog
East Stroudsburg Normal School opened it doors on September 4, 1893. Today, ESU is a comprehensive university in northeastern Pennsylvania offering 58 undergraduate and 22 graduate degrees and is one of the 14 institutions in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education.
2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog > Academic Programs and Courses > Biological Sciences > Biotechnology > Biotechnology B.S.
Coordinator: Professor Abdalla M. Aldras
Theory and practical training
The program is designed to provide students with an in-depth experience and understanding of methods, techniques and instrumentation used in biotechnology. Applications are broad, and include human health, plant and animal agriculture, and environmental bioremediation. The core courses of this program combine theory and practical training. Techniques such as electrophoresis, ELISA, western blotting, PCR, DNA fingerprinting, cell culture, transformation and monoclonal antibody production will be covered
Many students transfer from community colleges and other universities. We welcome your inquiries. More information about credit course transfers is available from the Office of Admissions, 877-230-5547.
MATH 090, MATH 100, MATH 101, or MATH 105 not accepted
Minimum QPA of 2.50 overall
(Subject to change by the university without notice)
Total Credit Hours: 120
For more information, contact the department at 570-422-3725 or visit www.esu.edu/biol
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