What are your academic and
I’m planning to
transfer to Towson University. I would like to go on for a
master’s degree. Ultimately, I want to do biomedical research.
With biotechnology, you can design prescription medicines. You can
do gene therapy, like AIDS gene therapy, cancer gene therapy,
many, many different things that would be really helpful to
Why is CCBC the right fit for
First of all, I saw
that it had the biotechnology program. I
was a biology major [at the University of Zurich] before I came
here, and I was looking for the same thing. Other friends told me
that CCBC has high quality classes, so I decided to go for it.
In Switzerland, the Swiss students were kind of
distant, to tell you the truth. I really like it here, and I don’t
have any such problems with American students.
I really love CCBC because I can work with my
professors so closely. It’s an invaluable opportunity because
they get to know you, they can appreciate your work. If you need
recommendations, they can give them to you and state your true
CCBC has really high quality classes. When
you have a small class, you have the opportunity to have a
discussion-based classroom. It allows you to use your imagination
in how you answer questions. CCBC also has an Honors
program, which is really important for students who are above
Another thing about CCBC is that it helps
students to find jobs. In my program, one of the last courses
is direct research or internships. This is a really great
opportunity for the students to look for a job, decide if they
like it, and if they’re good at the job, they maybe will get a
contract with the company.