Laboratory and X-Ray Technology Combined, Graduate Diploma | Northern Alberta Institute of Technology | Edmonton, Canada
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Graduate Diploma Blended

Laboratory and X-Ray Technology Combined

24 months
Duration
769 CAD/credit 23070 CAD/year
183 CAD/credit 5490 CAD/year
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About

Laboratory and X-Ray Technology Combined from Northern Alberta Institute of Technology is unique in that students are trained in both the medical laboratory and x-ray disciplines, practicing predominantly in rural communities.

Overview

At Laboratory and X-Ray Technology Combined from Northern Alberta Institute of Technology graduates are able to perform general medical laboratory procedures, general diagnostic radiographic procedures, and electrocardiograms. Students also receive training on information systems and technology in the medical laboratory and diagnostic imaging departments.

Careers

Upon graduation, you're likely to find work in rural hospitals but may also find employment in healthcare centres and some clinics.

Successful Combined Lab and X-Ray program graduates are eligible to challenge the Alberta College of Combined Laboratory and X-Ray Technologists entry-to-practice certification examination to become a certified technologist.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Analytical Principles and Quality Management
  • Normal Hematology and Coagulation
  • Medical Laboratory Procedures
  • Image Acquisition and Quality Management
  • Radiographic Imaging of the Appendicular Skeleton

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications can be submitted any time, but we recommend submitting your application at least 90 days before the application deadline.

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 60% in each of : English 30-1 or English 30-2, Math 30-1 or 30-2, Biology 30, Chemistry 30

  • Proof of English Language Proficiency

  • Online Interview

  • 1 credit of post-secondary Medical Terminology completed within 5 years of the application deadline with a minimum final grade of 60%. 

  • 5 or more credits of post-secondary Human Anatomy and Physiology completed within 5 years of the application deadline with a final grade of 60% or greater. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    23070 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 769 CAD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    5490 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 183 CAD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Edmonton

1201 - 1992 CAD /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.

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