Pathologists Assistant, Master | Quinnipiac University | Hamden, United States
24 months
1075 USD/credit 47837 USD/year
1075 USD/credit 47837 USD/year
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Pathologists Assistant at Quinnipiac University combines profound knowledge of human anatomy and disease systems with clinical procedural skills to help a pathologist diagnose diseases, assist in autopsies and ensure successful treatment for all patients.


At Pathologists Assistant at Quinnipiac University, you’ll uncover the many factors preventing the healthy function of organs and body systems. Our NAACLS accredited program, one of only 11 of its kind in the U.S. and Canada, teaches you to examine, process and prepare tissue specimens for a variety of clinical tests and procedures. 

Learning outcomes

The skills you acquire place you in high demand in hospitals, clinical laboratories, research and medical teaching facilities.Our program emphasizes a strong foundation in the theory and application of anatomical, surgical and autopsy pathology. You’ll become proficient in such procedures as light microscopy, biomedical imaging, frozen sections and tumor triage. This combination of knowledge and technical skill enables you to competently identify diseases, assist in post-mortem examinations, and compile accurate clinical histories.State-of-the-art facilities, such as our clinical skills lab, blend the classroom and laboratory dynamic for a collaborative and hands-on learning experience. Your 12-month rotations place you in both community and university hospitals, giving you the opportunity to apply your skills in settings for both surgical and autopsy pathology and further define your career goals

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Medical Terminology: Advanced
  • Human Microscopic Anatomy
  • Human Anatomy
  • Human Anatomy Lab
  • Human Physiology
  • Biomedical Photography

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


89 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts from all colleges attended, whether or not grades were earned
  • Secondary school transcript with graduation date, unless an associate’s degree was earned
  • Advanced placement transcripts
  • International baccalaureate transcripts; International students should send official transcripts to World Education Services (WES) for certification and evaluation of credit and request that Quinnipiac University receive the results. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    47837 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1075 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    47837 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1075 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Hamden

1100 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

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


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