Laboratory Science Programs in New York State
In addition to the links below, the New York State Education Department (NYSED) has a search tool for programs leading to Professional Licensure.
Please note: Educational programs may change over time. It is the responsibility of the student to ensure that their program of choice is registered with the NYSED as leading to meeting the licensure requirements.
HIGH SCHOOL PROGRAMS
ADULT EDUCATION PROGRAMS
2-YEAR COLLEGE PROGRAMS
4-YEAR COLLEGE PROGRAMS
POST-BACHELOR CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS
Careers in Clinical Laboratory Sciences have many job titles including:
Medical Technologist, Laboratory Scientist, Cytotechnologist, Histological Technician, Laboratory Technician, Phlebotomist, and others. In New York, some laboratory personnel require licensure by the New York State Education Department (NYSED).
More information about these professions and instructions for obtaining licensure can be found on the NYSED website Office of the Professions
What is a Lab Assistant?
What is a Phlebotomist?
What is a Clinical Laboratory Technologist?
What is a Cytotechnologist?
What is a Specimen Processor?
What is a Histological Technician?
What is a Clinical Laboratory Technician?