Biotechnology is a rapidly growing industry

The Bio Tech program has projections for continued growth and exciting opportunities for employment. The Biotechnology Program is one of several in the State with a comprehensive curriculum in bio-manufacturing. This program is designed in consultation with members of local industry (Baxter Healthcare Corporation, AMGEN Corporation, and others) to provide the essential technical experiences and training needed for this thriving field. The curriculum balances basic science courses with practical laboratory applications.

From Intern to Full-Time Employee

Pictured below is Biotech student Paola Martinez, who turned her internship into full employment!  "This internship was the perfect way for me to get my foot in the door at Thermo Fisher Scientific. I have learned so much here and I’m excited to continue learning more!”

Thermo Fisher Scientific employee gives the peace sign while wearing PPE, former student of Moorpark College

Moorpark College is committed to providing an equal opportunity to students, employees, and the public, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, marital status, or veteran status. Please call (805) 378-1403 or see the catalog for more detail.


Carol Higashida, Phone (805) 378-1459

Full-time Faculty

Hovik Gasparyan and Subhash Karkare


Wendy Berg, Danita Redd, and Samantha Simmons

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