Program Information


Glendale Community College (GCC) of Arizona, one of the Maricopa Community Colleges, and Western New Mexico University partnership allows for GCC students studying Biotechnology to earn a Bachelor Degree from WNMU. Biotech employers prefer to hire students with bachelor degrees over an associate degree.


  • We are committed to academic excellence and share similar values with GCC.
  • We have an excellent Cell and Molecular Biology program.
  • Tuition is very affordable and Arizona students study at In-State rates.
  • We have an active articulation agreement with GCC, meaning that all your applicable credits will transfer.

How does it work?

The 300-400 level courses will be taught in person on the campus of GCC.  Students can earn a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science degree.

  • Student have an accessible, affordable, rigorous transfer program to prepare them for the workforce or graduate studies
  • 300-400 level Biology classes are taught in person @ GCC
  • Students in the program receive in-state tuition for university course work
  • Substantial scholarships may be available for eligible students

Applications Accepted Year-Round


GCC/WNMU Cell and Molecular Biology Program Information

Cohort Schedules by Year with WNMU Coursework

The current cost of WNMU Tuition is $196.91 per credit during Summer, and $252.75 per credit for Fall and Spring Terms.

Contact Info

Cecily Davis 
Glendale Community College, Arizona
(623) 845-4293

Joe Doyle
Western New Mexico University
(575) 538-6365

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Dr. Tuohy and students presenting at the Arizona-Nevada Academy of Science in Las Vegas on April 21, 2018

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