Bio Blend

Integrating Biotechnology and Applied Engineering to meet emerging advanced technological workforce needs

Are you interested in learning more about the Bio Blend program?

Complete the interest form below and our career coach will be in touch!

Bioprocess Technology degree seeking students enrolled in Bio Blend have the potential to receive the following certificates:

  • BioWork Certificate
  • DeltaV Certificate (supported by National Science Foundation Grant)
  • Bio Blend Certificate (supported by National Science Foundation Grant)
Bio Blend Program Goals:

1) Create and implement a unique curriculum certificate that integrates bioprocess technology and applied engineering

Bioprocess Technology degree seeking students will take the following courses:
MNT 110 – Introduction to Maintenance = 2 credits
ELC 117 - Motors and Controls = 4 credits

2) Create a multi-skilled talent pipeline from college to industry

  • Engagement opportunities between students and industry
  • 48-hour internship for all Bio Blend students

3) Provide hands-on education in a simulated drug manufacturing environment

  • BioSWE (Biomanufacturing Simulated Work Environment) utilization at Johnston County Workforce Development Center with 5,000 sq. ft. space for training
  • DeltaV training, a distributed control system

Our Partners:

  • Grifols • Novo Nordisk • Public School System



Julie Griffin

Bio Blend Career Coach
(919) 209-2584