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Bioscience Technology Application

  • Legal Name * Required
  • Address * Required
  • Do you plan to enroll full-time or part-time? * Required
  • Do you intend to pursue the Certificate, Advanced Certificate, or AAS degree? * Required
  • Note: If you plan to work full-time, indicate the companies or types of jobs you are interested in, if known. If you plan to transfer, indicate the university and intended major, if determined. If you have an interest in part-time work / part-time continuing education or other options, please let us know. We take this information into account when advising students about elective coursework and other program choices.
  • Note: This is highly recommended for all students prior to submitting an application.
  • Education and Work Experience

  • General Science courses (check all that apply) * Required
  • List your prior education, including high school and any other colleges (besides PCC).
    Name of schoolMajor (if any)Dates attended (mm/yy - mm/yy)Certificate or degree earned (if any) 
  • List the principal jobs you have held in the past 5 years.
    Job titleEmployer nameDates worked (mm/yy - mm/yy)Hours worked (hrs/week) 
  • References, Recommendations and Personal Statement

  • Provide a reference. This may include recent teachers/instructors or work supervisors.
  • Provide a reference. This may include recent teachers/instructors or work supervisors.
  • Letter of Recommendation * Required
    A letter from one of your references should address your academic, professional, and/or personal attributes and potential for success in the program. (Only one letter is required). Please instruct your reference to submit the letter by email to the BIT faculty department chair (josh.cary@pcc.edu) with your name and "letter of recommendation" in the subject line.
  • Please submit a statement of approximately 1 page in length which describes your interest in the program. Discuss your goals and any special skills as well as experience or training which might indicate your ability to be successful in the program and in your future work or education after the program. We recommend that you compose your personal statement in a separate document and copy it below, rather than composing it within the form.
  • Note: Your application will not be complete until we receive your letter of recommendation. You will receive an email from the faculty chair confirming that your application is complete and ready for review.