In partnership with many other community organizations, the BioPharmaceutical Technology Center Institute (BTC Institute) provides educational opportunities that support scientific understanding, contributing to the continued success of the biotechnology industry.

Academic Year 2018-2019 Brochure

We’re hiring at the BTC Institute!

We’re looking for someone to assist us in providing excellent laboratory-based experiences for middle and high school students during our especially busy second semester.  Our Biotechnology Instructor/Laboratory Assistant position runs 30-40 hours per week from January through May, 2019; continuation possible.  It involves performing all tasks associated with our Biotechnology Field Trips program.  This program served 3500+ students last year from all over Wisconsin and Northern Illinois!

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We have an educational opportunity just for you.

Youth Programs


for Students:
A Celebration of Life: Space Rocks!
Biotechnology Field Trips
Biotechnology in the World of Medicine
Camp Biotech I + II
Youth Apprenticeship Program

for Teachers:
Courses + Workshops
Equipment Loan Program
Resources for Biotechnology Education

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Scientific Courses


Half-day and full-day workshops for non-scientists to gain a better understanding of molecular biology basics that drive the industry

Introductory, Intermediate & Advanced Courses for college students, post-doctoral researchers, academic faculty & staff and industry scientists

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Events & Symposia


2018 WI Stem Cell Symposium

2018 WI Human Proteomics Symposium

2018 International Forum on Consciousness

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This is such a gift to teachers! It was nice to be treated as a professional. I love how the course is so practical. Many courses are only in theory and no application. I can take so many useful ideas with me. ”

- Sherry - 2017 teacher course participant


BTC Institute, 5445 East Cheryl Parkway, Madison/Fitchburg, WI, 53711