Institute of Biotechnology
Welcome to the Institute of Biotechnology at Santa Fe High School.
SFHS is a model school for biotechnology education in the State of Florida and is offering academic and career and technical education credits.
- Biotechnology is the technological application of living organisms or their derivatives, such as DNA, proteins, or cells, to make or modify new products or processes.
- Biotechnology is "DIVERSE" in application; in research and industry such as: agriculture, pharmacology, bioinformatics, environmental and many more sciences.
- Biotechnology jobs are in demand!
- According to The National Employment Matrix the employment of biological scientists is projected to grow 9 percent over the 2006-2016 decade.
- The Institute of Biotechnology offers students opportunity to prepare for career paths, articulation into Santa Fe College, or entry into the University of Florida.
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