What will I learn?

The BS in Clinical Laboratory Science degree is available through the Henry P. Becton School of Nursing and Allied Health. The Bachelor of Science in Clinical Laboratory Science will prepare graduates with a concentration in medical laboratory sciences awarded jointly between FDU and The Rutgers University, School of Health Professions (SHP)*. Students must complete 6 semesters of pre-professional courses at FDU before applying for the clinical laboratory experience at Rutgers.

Medical Laboratory Sciences

Medical Laboratory scientists are clinical laboratory professionals who play a major role in patient care, providing laboratory data which are crucial for the diagnosis of diseases, the management of patient therapy and maintenance of health. Medical Laboratory scientists perform a wide variety of analytical procedures requiring expertise in state-of-the-art technology and instrumentation, as well as organizational, problem solving and communication skills. Major disciplines in medical technology include clinical chemistry, clinical immunology, clinical microbiology, hematology, immunohematology and urinalysis.

At the Metropolitan Campus the degree is available through the Henry P. Becton School of Nursing and Allied Health. At the Florham Campus, the degree is offered through the Department of Biological Sciences and Allied Health in Becton College of Arts and Sciences.

Which department am I in?

Henry P. Becton School of Nursing and Allied Health

Study options

Full Time (131 credit hours)

Tuition fees
US$32,000.00 per year
Start date

24 January 2022, 23 May 2022, 29 August 2022

Venue

Henry P. Becton School of Nursing and Allied Health

1000 River Road,

TEANECK,

New Jersey,

07666, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

High school transcripts, or equivalent, are required for admission and will be used to evaluate admission.

For international students

High school transcripts, or equivalent, are required for admission and will be used to evaluate admission.

Graduation from an accredited secondary school with a record indicating potential to succeed in college.
Students admitted to the B.S. in Medical Imaging science major must maintain a minimum grade point average of 2.85 in their pre-professional course work.

English proficiency: TOEFL IBT - 70, IELTS - 6.0; ITEP - 3.7, Pearson’s PTE-A – 53.

Application Deadlines: Fall (August) Semester: July 1, Spring (January) Semester: December 1, Summer semester (limited programs): May 1.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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