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Medical Laboratory Science

Purdue University Northwest

48 months
Duration
11523 USD/year
11523 USD/year
7942 USD/year
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About

The Medical Laboratory Science program of Purdue University Northwest studies a field involving the clinical tests necessary to evaluate health and to diagnose and treat diseases. Certified medical laboratory scientists work in clinical labs in settings as varied as healthcare, research, public health, forensics, teaching and the pharmaceutical industry.

Overview

Why study Medical Laboratory Science at PNW?

The Medical Laboratory Science program of Purdue University Northwest provides a rigorous background in biology, chemistry and other sciences. This foundation guarantees a high likelihood of acceptance into fourth-year clinical training with regional hospitals. With this degree, you can become a certified laboratory scientist in only four years and graduate with immediate employment opportunities.

Highlights

In the Medical Laboratory Science program of Purdue University Northwest, you’ll get advanced training with state-of-the-art clinical equipment for specimen, protein and DNA analysis.

Over 90 percent of our students are hired immediately upon graduation. Labor statistics predict a 13 percent increase in jobs in this field from 2016 to 2026, compared to 7 percent for all other occupations.

Career Paths

Trained and certified medical laboratory scientists have career choices in:

  • Clinical laboratories, research, forensics or public health
  • Education
  • The pharmaceutical industry

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cell Biology
  • Genetics
  • Basic Microbiology
  • Biological Science Practicum
  • Immunology
  • General Chemistry

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students who have not attended a previous college must submit a non-refundable $25 application fee
  • PNW will accept unofficial copies of academic transcripts to start the international admissions process
  • Test scores
  • You must submit the documents listed below to obtain a student visa for studying in the United States. If you are granted admission, they will be required for PNW to issue your “Certificate of Eligibility” or I-20

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11523 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11523 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    11523 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11523 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7942 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7942 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Hammond

1012 - 1638 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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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