12 months
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1143 USD/credit 34290 USD/year
1143 USD/credit 34290 USD/year
1143 USD/credit 34290 USD/year
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About

This Medical Technology program at Fairleigh Dickinson University will prepare students to further their career and develop additional knowledge and skills. It will provide students with a solid understanding with advanced courses in Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Business, Administration and Research.

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Overview

Upon successful completion of the program graduates will be prepared to pursue roles including laboratory managers, education coordinators, science faculty members and research associates in industry, public and private sectors.

  • Employment rate in various healthcare agencies in the tri-state area – 100%
  • Salary range after completion of Master of Science in Medical Technology degree by the Bureau of Labor Statistics –  $51,770 – $82,090

Special Information

Satisfactory completion of a minimum of 35 credits consisting of 12 credits of biology/chemistry; 6 credits of computer science; 6 credits of administration or business courses; 5 credits of research, including a research project; and 6 credits of Clinical Practicum.

Upon admission to the M.S. in medical technology program, a student is required to meet with the associate director of allied health from the School of Nursing and Allied Health to discuss a program plan suitable to his or her interests.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cellular Immunology
  • Human Genetics
  • Virology
  • Advanced Microbiology
  • Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
  • Biochemistry
  • Protein Chemistry
  • Spectroscopy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduation from an accredited college or university.
  • Grade point ratio (GPR) of 3.00 or higher.
  • Bachelor of Science in medical technology or in biology.
  • Twelve- to 15-month clinical training program in the undergraduate curriculum.
  • Registration as Medical Technologist of the American Society for Clinical Pathology and two years of clinical experience.
  • (The latter may be completed concurrently with course work, in which case full matriculation for the degree is not permitted until the two full years of experience are presented.)
  • Undergraduate courses in statistics (inferential and descriptive).
  • Three letters of recommendation (academic/professional).
  • An essay on one of two topics: “Why did you choose graduate education?” or “What do you plan to do with your master of science degree?”

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    34290 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1143 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    34290 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1143 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    34290 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1143 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Madison

1793 - 4414 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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