Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute

Biopharmaceutical Technology

Biopharmaceutical Technology

Program Description

The Biopharmaceutical Technology curriculum is designed to prepare individuals for employment in pharmaceutical manufacturing and related industries. Major emphasis is placed on manufacturing processes and quality assurance procedures.

Caldwell Community College & Technical Institute’s (CCC&TI) Biopharmaceutical Technology program offers a comprehensive curriculum in bioprocessing that includes hands-on learning in a state-of-the- art cleanroom and lab. Our biopharmaceutical cleanrooms have the technology to facilitate simulated drug development and contract manufacturing, and we have leading experts to train not only students CCC&TI but also employees in the biopharmaceutical/pharmaceutical and other life science field. Hands-on training including tablet- and capsule-making technologies, tablet film coating machines, and injectable filling systems; and access to some of the region’s foremost experts in pharmaceutical training and manufacturing. This program is supported by an active advisory board comprised of leading regional life-science companies.

Course work includes:

  • General education
  • Computer applications
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Industrial safety
  • An extensive array of very detailed pharmaceutically specific classes

BioPharmaceutical Technician at work

CCC&TI offers the following educational programs in this area:

Please review the Admission Requirements for the Biopharmaceutical Technology program.


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Graduates will qualify for numerous positions within the industry. Employment opportunities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Chemical Quality Assurance
  • Microbiological Quality Assurance
  • Product Inspection
  • Documentation Review
  • Manufacturing
  • Product/Process Validation