Minuteman Regional High School
758 Marrett Road
Lexington, MA 02421

P: (781) 861-6500
F: (781) 861-7762

Director: Michelle Roche

Contact: Patrick Rafter
P: (781) 861-6500
F: (781) 861-7762

Biotechnology Career Academy

Year Program Started: 1992

Max. Participants/Year: 15

Application Deadline: April

Program Timeframe: September - June

Academic Level Targeted: grades 9-12, retraining

Racial/Ethnic Focus: any racial/ethnic group

Type of Program: career/academic planning, technical skills

Program Attributes: for credit, books/supplies provided, mentors/advisors provided, articulation agreement (12 college credits at Middlesex Community College towards an Assoc. degree)

Program Acceptance Requirements: exploratory

Primary Science Discipline(s) Targeted: bio (cellular), bio (molecular), biotechnology, chemistry, genetics, biomanufacturing

Additional Comments: Program is designed to train high school students for entry-level positions within the biomanufacturing sector of the biotechnology industry.