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Specialist in Blood Bank

The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
Duration
625 USD/credit
625 USD/credit
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Specialist in Blood Bank technologists perform and/or supervise both routine and specialized tests in blood centers and hospital-based transfusion services, using methodology that conforms to the Standards for Blood Banks and Transfusion Services of the American Association of Blood Banks at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston.

Overview

The The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston Specialist in Blood Bank Technology Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (upon the recommendation of AABB Committee on Accreditation of SBB programs.

Learning outcomes

The UTMB SBB program provides comprehensive training in all phases of blood banking. The SBB program is located in the Clinical Laboratory Science Department of the School of Health Professions Building in Galveston, Texas.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Introduction to Research in Transfusion Medicine
  • Applied Immunohematology Practicum
  • Blood Bank Laboratory Operations
  • Human Blood Group Systems

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university in medical laboratory, biological, or related science.
  • A minimum grade point average of 2.5 (on a scale of 4.0)
  • A minimum of one year full-time postbaccalaureate work experience relevant to an immunohematology area within an institution accredited by a recognized accrediting agency.
  • International applicants will be considered

Tuition Fee

  • International

    625 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 625 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    625 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 625 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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Specialist in Blood Bank
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The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston

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