Course detail: Summer Biotechnology Program

In order to address the demand for a 21st-century workforce in biotechnology, the Summer Biotechnology Program at KU Edwards campus is aimed at improving biotechnology education and attracting high school students from diverse populations into biotechnology, and other STEM degree programs with the objective of providing a pathway for young students interested in the sciences to enter the knowledge-based economy.

This program will introduce students to the lab, how to perform basic laboratory techniques, how experiments are designed, and how data is managed.

Program Times: MTRF 9am-3pm, July 15 through July 26 and August 5 through August 9.

This program provides:
  • Onsite instruction by University of Kansas faculty.
  • Educational content which includes the basics of DNA/RNA/Protein biology, elements of molecular biology, microbiology, and basic immunology.
  • A number of critical laboratory techniques.
  • An appreciation for the cycle of science in terms of literature review, experimental design, data capture, data analysis, and presentation of results.

Limited spots available- Register today!
To complete registration and payment, you will need to create a profile and add this program to your shopping cart.
For scholarship opportunities, please contact Dr. Jack Treml at

 Session Information: PE25100F (2 seats (25%) remaining)

Schedule: This program takes place on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from July 15-26 and August 5-9. (THIS CLASS WILL NOT MEET JULY 29-AUG 2.)
Only 21 days left to register!
Times: 09:00am-03:00pm CDT
Regular Registration Fee : $400.00


Cancellation Policy: A full refund of registration fees will be approved if requested in writing to prior to 6/24/2024. 50% of the program fee will be refunded between 6/25/24 and 7/8/24. After that time, no refunds will be made.


Name Additional Resources
Jack Treml

Facility Detail

Edwards Campus
Biotech Lab, Regents Center 10
12600 Quivira Rd
Overland Park, KS 66213