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Clinical Laboratory Sciences

Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

24 months
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1395 USD/credit 45337 USD/year
1395 USD/credit 45337 USD/year
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About

The Master's program in Clinical Laboratory Sciences at Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences has been designed specifically to help you achieve this certification, while offering key curricular enhancements that help differentiate graduates of this program from those with a bachelor's degree.

Overview

The Master of Science in Clinical Laboratory Sciences program at Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is a 65 credit, 24 month program designed to educate students in clinical laboratory disciplines and prepare them for the Board of Certification examination administered by the American Society of Clinical Pathology (ASCP). 

Learning outcomes

The core courses taken in the first year focus on the clinical disciplines within the laboratory including hematology, clinical chemistry, clinical microbiology, and immunohematology. The second year of the program emphasizes practical training in clinical laboratories of hospitals and clinics, culminating with a capstone project.The Master's curriculum also includes a two course sequence in molecular diagnostics enabling students to pursue the additional designation of Molecular Biology, signified by (MB (ASCP)).

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Clinical Microbiology 
  •  Immunohematology 
  •  Urinalysis and Body Fluids
  •  Clinical Hematology and Hemostasis 
  •  Ethics in Research  
  •  Research Design 
  •  Experimental Design and Data Analysis 
  •  Clinical Immunology 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

65 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • B.A., or B.S. degree appropriate to area of intended study; degree must be earned prior to graduate enrollment and should have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. 
  • Official transcripts from ALL colleges attended, regardless if a degree was earned or not, must be sent directly to AHCAS
  • Official GRE scores that are less than five  years old are required ONLY if your current/graduated official GPA is below a 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    45337 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1395 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    45337 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1395 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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