Recognized Leaders in Science Education
Carlmont High School’s Biotechnology Institute (BTI) is a competitive three-year, cross-curricular program that offers a series of dual-enrollment, biotechnology courses from Skyline College, and science-themed English and social studies classes. Special benefits include access to state-of-the-art lab equipment and facilities; field trips to both start-ups and pioneering companies in the biotechnology industry; and the opportunity to build relationships with professionals in the scientific community through an annual symposium, and a year-long mentor program.
The BTI Newsletter highlights our most recent activities.
Biotechnology Institute's Mission:
To immerse students in a science-centric curriculum, which explores science’s connection to the humanities and influence in the world.
To create critical thinking, science-minded individuals who are prepared to succeed in college and have the fundamental knowledge and skills necessary to give them an edge in the biotechnology industry.