Sandlapper Society

South Carolina DNA Learning Center

The purpose of the South Carolina DNA Learning Center is providing modern genetics and biotechnology outreach education to students in grades 5-12, teachers and the public.

Student Field Trips


The SCDNALC has two state-of-the-art laboratory classrooms, a computer classroom and a lunchroom that can be used to provide one-day visits for your students.

NOTE: Labs are scheduled to run between 9:30 am and 1:30 pm.  Click the purple links for a description of each lab.

Fifth Grade


Middle Schools - Grades 6, 7, 8


High Schools - Grades 9, 10, 11, 12


Click here to make reservations.