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The Merritt College Biosciences department’s mission is to provide our students with access to excellent careers in high demand fields, with an emphasis on increasing diversity in the sciences.

This hands-on training program is ideal for career changers and people with no science experience! We offer in-demand, cutting-edge Microscopy training where you learn to take beautiful biomedical images. Histotechnicians are also in high demand at clinics and hospitals across the Bay Area. Genomics is the study of DNA, and one of the main tools of biotech and healthcare diagnostics. You can get training for all of these great careers at Merritt College. Our classes are mostly night/weekends.


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