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Pathologist Assistant Schools and Colleges

Pathology assistants are responsible for providing clerical services, cataloguing lab results and medical records, evaluating specimens, assisting pathologists with autopsies, and maintaining autopsy records. During two year pathology assistant graduate programs, students are introduced to hematopatholoy, neuropathology, cytopathology, anatomy, and clinical pathology. Additionally, students complete extensive clinical hours in medical laboratories and medical examiner’s offices.

Most pathology assistant graduate programs only admit students who hold undergraduate degrees in pre-medicine, biology, chemistry, or other scientific majors. Those with degrees in non-related fields can still apply after completing prerequisite courses in math, biology, and chemistry and completing a specified amount of laboratory hours.

Below you can explore pathologist assistant schools and colleges offering accredited degrees and continuing education courses in pathologist assisting.
  • St. John's University
    8000 Utopia Parkway
    Queens, NY 11439
    (718) 990-6161
    www.stjohns.edu

  • Wayne State University
    656 West Kirby Street
    Detroit, MI 48202
    (313) 577-2424
    www.wayne.edu

  • Lake Region State College
    1801 College Drive North
    Devils Lake, ND 58301
    701-662-1514
    www.lrsc.edu

  • St. John's University
    8000 Utopia Parkway
    Queens, NY 11439
    Phone: 718-990-2000
    www.stjohns.edu

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