Thomas Jefferson University
Jefferson College of Health Professions
Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences & Biotechnology

Graduate Certificates

Students who have a Bachelor of Science with at least 30 science credits (biology, chemistry and/or medical sciences) can earn a graduate certificate to gain mastery of the technical and analytical skills in specific areas of clinical or research laboratory practice. Select an accelerated (3-semester, full-time) or extended (5-semester, part-time) schedule.

BioTech - MolBio

Molecular biologists use a wide variety of techniques to prepare specimens for diagnosing genetic diseases, identifying infectious agents and paternity testing. 

BioTech - Immunohematology

Immunohematologists type and cross-match blood from donors and recipients and analyze specific blood products for use in blood-component therapy. 

BioTech-Clinical Chem

Clinical chemists analyze blood and body fluids to determine their biochemical parameters and the physiological health of the patient. 

BioTech - Microbiology

Microbiologists culture, isolate and diagnose bacteria, parasites and viruses to identify the cause of disease and the best course of treatment. 

BioTech - Hematology

Hematologists analyze the function and formation of red and white blood cells and other elements of blood and body fluids.