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With an Applied Laboratory Technician certificate, learn essential laboratory skills through hands-on experience to efficiently perform in a laboratory setting.
Projected for chemical technicians between 2020-30 as compiled by BLS.
Enroll full-time and earn a certificate in just one year!
With our Applied Laboratory Technician certificate, learn chemical processes applicable in different manufacturing settings.
In this program, students build an understanding of adjusting process equipment to improve production efficiency and output, collect samples from production batches and test samples for impurities and other defects.
The comprehensive curriculum teaches students fundamental concepts required to perform a lab technician’s duties, such as concepts of chemistry, analytical instrumentation, process technology system and operation, and more. The program allows students to:
Blue Ridge CTC facilitates inclusive learning opportunities and a collaborative campus environment to support personal and professional growth.
Let’s hear from our alumni who successfully completed this Applied Laboratory Technician certificate program and came closer to their career goals.
Blue Ridge CTC provides need-based financial aid to qualified applicants, ensuring all students have equal access to a quality education.
Whether you are a student worrying about tuition fees or are a parent assisting a child pay for college, we have a wide variety of financial resources available.
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Note: All salary projections are based on the current position and educational needs. BRCTC cannot guarantee that job titles or the projections given will be the salaries students or graduates will ultimately receive. Two year completion is approximate and based on full-time enrollment. Student testimonials, income statements, and examples on the College website are the results of real students. These testimonials are not intended to guarantee that anyone will achieve the same or similar results. Each individual’s success depends on his or her desire, commitment, dedication, and motivation to pursue academic and workforce opportunities. Testimonials are not intended to create a contract between a student and the College.