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Clinical Laboratory Science-Cytopathology

Rutgers University

12 months
Duration
1009 USD/credit
1009 USD/credit
736 USD/credit
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About

Are you interested in applying the principles of evidence-based practice, engaging in research and scholarship, and upholding the highest levels of ethical and professional values? If you answered yes, then the Clinical Laboratory Science-Cytopathology program from Rutgers University may be for you.

Overview

Advanced practice cytotechnologists are integral to providing anatomic pathology services. Our Clinical Laboratory Science-Cytopathology program from Rutgers University teaches students to microscopically examine cells for malignancies, precancerous cells, and infectious diseases.

Graduates in cytotechnology work closely with pathologists, other laboratory professionals, and clinicians in hospital and reference laboratories, cancer centers,  biopharma corporations, and research and academic institutions to provide precision treatment and personalized patient care.

Our Mission

To improve people’s lives in New Jersey and beyond through quality education, innovative research and scholarship, superior service, and cutting-edge clinical practice.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Pathophysiology for Cytopathology
  • Exfoliative Cytology I
  • Molecular Diagnostics
  • Data Analysis & Interpretation
  • Advanced Techniques
  • Principles of Management in Cytopathology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

61 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited US college or university
  • Overall minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Official transcripts of undergraduate and graduate coursework from all institutions attended.
  • Curriculum vitae/resume
  • Personal essay addressing career goals and reasons for pursuing the MS-CLS Cytopathology Program.
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation from supervisor, lab manager, pathologist, and/or college professor
  • Personal interview

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1009 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1009 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    1009 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1009 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    736 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 736 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for New Brunswick

1204 - 2963 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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