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Medical Technology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Madison, NJ, United States
The Medical Technology courses at Fairleigh Dickinson University prescribed by the American Society for Clinical Pathology are completed in the first three years. Following this, application must be made to an approved program for a 12- to 15-month training period, which qualifies a student for admittance to the examination of the Board of Registry.
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Overview

Medical technologists play a critical role in patient care, providing key laboratory data for the diagnosis of diseases, management of patient therapy and health maintenance. They perform complicated chemical, biological, hematological, microscopic and bacteriological tests. The Medical Technology program is offered at Fairleigh Dickinson University.

For example, medical technologists microscopically examine blood and other body fluids, make cultures of fluid or tissues the samples, use computers to verify and organize lab data, and analyze the samples for chemical content or reaction. They require skills in using state-of-the-art technology and instrumentation, as well as excellent organizational, problem solving and communication skills.

Mission

Fairleigh Dickinson University is a center of academic excellence dedicated to the preparation of world citizens through global education. The University strives to provide students with the multi-disciplinary, intercultural, and ethical understandings necessary to participate, lead, and prosper in the global marketplace of ideas, commerce, and culture.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General Biology 
  • General Chemistry
  • Academic Writing
  • Pre-calculus
  • Transitioning to University Life
  • Comp & Computer Software
  • Academic Rsrch & Writing
  • Calculus 
  • Structure and Function 
  • Organic Chemistry 
  • Organic Chemistry Lab 
  • Preparing for Professional Life
  • General Psychology

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    70

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

  • Submit an application.
  • Upload or mail your academic records from all secondary schools attended. If your transcripts, diploma, or any other academic documents are not in English, you MUST include an official English translation.Include any AP, IB, and/or GCE scores. You may be eligible for transfer credit for the following exams and qualifying scores: Metropolitan Campus AP Policy  or Florham Campus AP Policy
  • Submit a TOEFL, IELTS, PTE-A, or SAT score.
  • Submit two (2) letters of recommendation from academic references.
  • Submit a copy of your passport.
  • Submit a bank statement and Affidavit of Financial Support if you are seeking an F-1 visa.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    41154 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 41154 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    41154 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 41154 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Madison

  • 1793 - 4420 USD/month
    Living Costs

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