Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
SIUE is a nationally recognized university that provides students with a high-quality, affordable education that prepares them for successful careers and lives of purpose to shape a changing world. Built on the foundation of a broad-based liberal education, and enhanced by hands-on research and real-world experiences, the academic preparation SIUE students receive equips them to thrive in the global marketplace and make our communities better places to live.
The Laboratory Technician industry-aligned credential is awarded to earners who successfully complete Applied Science Fundamentals, Applied Math Fundamentals, Laboratory Safety, Introduction to General Lab Techniques, and Introduction to Good Documentation Practices. Earners of the Laboratory Technician credential are prepared for entry-level careers in lab occupations in industries such as food and beverage manufacturing, petrochemical, manufacturing, and chemical and biochemical industries.