M.Sc. On Campus

Clinical Laboratory Science

Rutgers University

12 months
1009 USD/credit
1009 USD/credit
736 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The Clinical Laboratory Science program from Rutgers University prepares students for managerial and leadership roles in clinical laboratory services and the health care industry.


While learning valuable new advanced clinical lab science skills, students have the opportunity to interact on a one-to-one basis with faculty and colleagues from all over the country and internationally through various online asynchronous and synchronous delivery modes and technologies.

Our M.S. in Clinical Laboratory Science program from Rutgers University offers these distinguishing features:

  • Flexibility of anytime, anywhere education
  • Convenience of entirely online course offerings
  • Wealth of faculty expertise in clinical laboratory science
  • National and international guest lecturers who are experts in the field
  • Growing network of successful alumni
  • Career ladder and advanced education opportunities in the doctoral program (DCLS)
  • Outstanding value of competitive tuition
  • Highly-regarded university reputation

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Molecular Diagnostics
  • Clinical Laboratory Data Analysis
  • Principles of Transitional and Outcomes Research in Clinical Laboratory Science
  • Clinical Laboratory Utilization in Quality Health Care Delivery
  • Health Services Issues and Trends
  • Data Analysis and Interpretation
  • Evidence-Based Literature Review

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree in clinica laboratory science or related science from a regionally accredited US instituion or equivalent.
  • Overall minimum GPA: 3.0; cumulative GPA of 3.0 for science courses.
  • Official transcripts of undergraduate and graduate coursework from ALL institutions attended.
  • Professional certification as Medical Laboratory Scientist, MLS(ASCP).
  • Resume/Curriculum vitae.
  • Personal statement/essay addressing career goals and reasons for pursuing the MS-CLS.
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation and the recommendaiton form click here from individuals who have the knowledge to evaluate the applicant’s academic and professional performance (supervisor, pathologist, lab manager, college professor.

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 Camden

832 - 2048 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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