Bioprocess Technology

This degree program is designed to prepare individuals to become professional technicians in the renewable energy, waste water control and treatment and/or chemical processing sectors.


Industry Growth

According to Illinois Renewable Fuels Association, there are 12 plants producing approximately 1 billion gallons of ethanol annually.  Further, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, reports the Bioprocess industry employs over 11,000 workers with an additional 3,700 workers needed over the next 8 years.


First-Time Enrollees
  • Complete an application for admission to the College and, if desired, apply for financial aid.
  • Send an official high school transcript or GED score report to the Admissions and Records Office.
  • Complete the placement exam.
  • Meet with an advisor/counselor to select classes and complete the registration process