B.S. in Clinical Laboratory Sciences (B.S.C.L.S.)

Participation in this program will result in a B.S. in Clinical Laboratory Sciences with a concentration in medical laboratory sciences awarded jointly between FDU and The Rutgers University, School of Health Professions (SHP)*. Details on this offering may be found through the associate director of allied health in the School of Nursing and Allied Health.

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 communications skills. Major disciplines in medical technology include clinical chemistry, clinical immunology, clinical microbiology, hematology, immunohematology and urinalysis.

B.S. in Medical Technology: At the Metropolitan Campus the degree is available through the Henry P. Becton School of Nursing and Allied Health in University College: Arts·Science·Professional Studies. At the Florham Campus, the degree is offered through the Department of Biological Sciences and Allied Health in Becton College of Arts and Sciences.