Southern California Biotechnology Center




The Southern California Biotechnology Center (SCBC) is a regional economic and workforce development center located at San Diego Miramar College. It serves as an “on-ramp” to Life Sciences and Biotechnology programs of study. The goal is to provide structured program pathways to Life Sciences and Biotech students, maximizing both access and success to align with Vision for Success Metrics and Guided Pathways Model.


Our Flagship Programs

For K-12 Students

Entering 5th-8th Grades:    S2 Summer Science  Program

Rising 9th Graders:    Biotech Career Jumpstart Program

11th and 12th Graders:  Biocom Institute Partners for Internships (BIPI)