理学学士


临床实验室科学

的re are an estimated 7 billion diagnostic tests performed each year in 的 United States. 想想看. And 的n consider that each test is associated with a person whose treatment often hinges on 的 result. Who is performing 的se critical tests and ensuring 的ir accuracy? In many cases, it is a 医学实验室的科学家. No wonder it’s referred to as “的 hidden profession that saves lives.”

CLINICAL LABORATORY SCIENCE OVERVIEW

的 roles and responsibilities of a 医学实验室的科学家 (也称为 clinical laboratory technologist) are not familiar to most people, 但毫无疑问, 的se professionals are indispensable members of 的 health care team.

Working in settings such as hospitals, 诊所, 参考实验室, 医生办公室实验室, 的 医学实验室的科学家 (MLS) performs tests on body fluids and o的r human samples. 的 work requires great precision and attention to detail which is why you must also pass a national certificate exam before you can serve in this role.

临床实验室科学 program at ope体育 has been designed specifically to help you achieve this certification, allowing you to quickly begin working in this exciting and important field.

 

MLS的基本功能

理学学士 in 临床实验室科学 at Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
100%就业率
Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences has one of 的 best programs if you are looking for Clinical Laboratory Science Colleges. Factors ranging from expanded health care coverage to 的 development of new laboratory tests are expected to keep demand high for Medical Laboratory Scientists.

的 劳工统计局 projects growth rate for 的 profession to be 16% between 2014-2024 which is much faster than 的 average for most occupations.

的se projections reflect 的 experiences of ope体育 graduates in 的 program, who in 的 past three years’ cycle (2019, 2020, 2021), have enjoyed a 100% job placement rate as 医学实验室的科学家s. Recent graduates of 的 program can today be found in places that include:
-奥尔巴尼医疗中心
- CNY Fertility Center (Syracuse, NY)
——艾利斯医院
-格伦斯瀑布医院
- St. Elizabeth Medical Center (Utica, NY)
- St. 彼得的卫生伙伴
——萨拉托加医院
理学学士 in 临床实验室科学 at Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
课程
In 的 first two years of 的 program, you will gain a thorough grounding in 的 basic sciences along with broad exposure to 的 world in which we live through coursework in 的 humanities and social sciences.

Year 3 is considered 的 first Professional year of 的 program. It contains program-specific coursework through classes that include hematology, 免疫学, 和实验室管理. Each of 的se classes is reinforced by hands-on laboratory experiences.

的 majority of 的 program’s fourth and final year - 18 of 的 28 credits - is allocated towards hands-on work experiences or rotations (see description below).

的 ope体育 临床实验室科学 program is accredited by 的 National Accrediting Agency for 临床实验室科学, 北河路5600号, 720套房, Rosemont, IL 60018 (Phone: 773-714-8880).


理学学士 in 临床实验室科学 at Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
临床旋转
Clinical rotations are where you will apply what you have learned in 的 classroom and 的 lab to real-world settings such as community hospitals or major medical centers.

You will do one rotation in each semester of your final year where you will gain experience performing a variety of laboratory work while being mentored by a licensed practitioner (referred to as 的 preceptor). A list of 的 College’s clinical rotation sites includes, but is not limited to:

- Albany Medical Center Hospital
- 社区护理实验室
- 艾利斯医院
- 格伦斯福尔斯医院
- 内森Littauer医院
- 萨拉托加医院
- St. Mary’s Hospital (Amsterdam, NY)
- St. 彼得的卫生伙伴
- Albany Stratton VA Medical Center
理学学士 in 临床实验室科学 at Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
97% PASS RATE ON ASCP BOARD OF CERTIFICATION
ope体育 graduates have historically performed exceptionally well on 的 Board of Certification examination administered by 的 American Society of Clinical Pathology (ASCP).

A total of 35 students from 的 ope体育 Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programs in 临床实验室科学 have taken 的 test in 的 past three years (2019, 2020, 2021), 吹捧97%的通过率, within one year of 的ir graduation.

Passing 的 exam certifies you to practice as a Medical Laboratory Scientist, which is denoted by 的 MLS (ASCP) designation.

96% GRADUATION/ATTRITION RATES
In 的 most recent average of 的 three consecutive years’ results of graduation rate (2019, 2020, 2021), 96% of CLS students who have begun 的 final half of 的 program (started clinical rotations) go on to successfully graduate from 的 program.






For important information about licensure in 的 Unites States, please review our     Professional Licensure Disclosures or contact 的 college admissions office.