School of Business, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Natural and Physical Science Department
410-637-3805 Want to know what you will learn from this program? Here is the list of learning outcomes, and this same list is also available using the navigation menu sidebar. (Printable PDF file here.)Lab Animal Science Certificate (205)The Lab Animal Science Certificate is a certificate option of Science Technology Program. The Lab Animal Science Certificate is designed to train students to be lab animal care and handling technicians or assistants. Lab animal care and handling technicians/assistants’ responsibilities include: feeding, watering, and examining laboratory animals for signs of illness, disease, or injury in laboratories; cleaning and disinfecting cages and work areas, and sterilize laboratory and surgical equipment; provide routine post-operative care, administer medication orally or topically, or prepare samples for laboratory examination under the supervision of veterinary or laboratory animal technologists or technicians, veterinarians, or scientists.Click here for typical cost and length of this program, and occupational information.