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Clinical Laboratory Sciences, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Pensacola, FL, United States
The B.S. in Clinical Laboratory Sciences (formerly Medical Technology) from University of West Florida is a degree accredited by:The National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS).
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Overview

Building upon a foundation of biology and chemistry courses, the Clinical Laboratory Sciences (CLS) Program frrom University of West Florida prepares students to enter the CLS profession through advanced hands-on training in the clinical laboratory sciences.

Career

Upon completion of the program and the achievement of certification and license, clinical laboratory scientists are employed in a variety of health-care settings as laboratory technologists, progressing to supervisory and management positions. A majority of students graduating with this degree work in clinical laboratories. Others work in research labs, reference labs, public-health labs, blood banks, crime labs, physicians’ office labs, and so on.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Clinical Immunology 
  • Hematology 
  • Hemostasis and Thrombosis 
  • Diagnostic Microbiology
  • Medical Microbiology 
  • Immunohematology
  • Clinical Chemistry 
  • Special Clinical Topics 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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General Requirements

  • International Graduate Application and Application Fee
  • Official College Transcripts
  • Official Credential Evaluation
  • English Proficiency Test
  • Graduate Admission Test Scores
  • Immigration Requirements
  • Health Requirements

Tuition Fee

  • International

    648 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 648 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    218 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 218 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Pensacola

  • 892 - 1480 USD/month
    Living Costs

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