2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog
East Stroudsburg Normal School opened it doors on September 4, 1893. Today, ESU is a comprehensive university in northeastern Pennsylvania offering 58 undergraduate and 22 graduate degrees and is one of the 14 institutions in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education.
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog > Academic Programs and Courses > Biological Sciences > Medical Technology > Medical Technology B.S.
Coordinator: Professor Abdalla M. Aldras
This degree program is designed for students who are preparing for careers in diagnostic laboratory medicine. It also prepares students for other roles in the health professions as well as the background necessary to pursue studies beyond the baccalaureate degree. A strong background in science as well as a personal interview is necessary for final admission.
Enrollment is limited due to the availability of clinical facilities. Students are admitted to the program after completion of the freshman year with a quality point average of 2.5. The curriculum includes three academic years at East Stroudsburg University and a 12-month internship in a hospital laboratory approved by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists and the American Medical Association. The Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Medical Technology may be awarded upon completion of a minimum of 98 credits at East Stroudsburg University and the 12-month internship (32 credits allowed for this work).
may be substituted for CHEM 315 and CHEM 317
(Subject to change by the university without notice)
The curriculum includes three academic years at ESU and a 12-month internship in a hospital laboratory approved by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists and the American Medical Association.
Twelve-month internship in a hospital laboratory approved by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists and the American Medical Association
Total Credit Hours: 120
For more information, contact the department at 570-422-3725 or visit www.esu.edu/biol
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