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Health Science Lab Technology (Military Only)

George Washington University

48 months
59780 USD/year
59780 USD/year
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Entry-level military personnel are eligible to earn an Associate of Science (A.S.) degree after successfully completing the 60-hour health science laboratory certificate program through our contract with the U.S. Army or Navy. The Health Science Lab Technology (Military Only) program is offered at George Washington University.


Key facts

Before pursuing the Associate of Science degree, students can earn a certificate in Health Science Lab Technology.Students learn the sciences they’ll need to assist clinicians who use laboratory studies on blood and other body fluids in diagnosing disease.

Students are highly motivated members of the U.S. Navy or Army with experience in clinical laboratory science. They study together in a high-tech, hands-on learning environment. They are taught by military instructors who are George Washington University faculty.

What can I do in the Health Science Lab Technology (Military Only) field?

By analyzing human blood and fluids, health science laboratory technicians play an important role in health care.  This may involve identifying when someone has leukemia or carries an infectious agent. Technicians also determine if blood is compatible for transfusion.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Current Issues in Bioethics
  • Health Care in Literature
  • Health Policy and the Health Care System
  • Psychosocial Aspects of Health and Illness
  • Biology for the Health Sciences
  • Chemistry for the Health Sciences

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Common Application
  • Financial Certificate
  • Photocopy of your Passport
  • International Credentials
  • Letters of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    59780 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 59780 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    59780 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 59780 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Washington, D. C.

1705 - 2975 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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