Clinical Laboratory Science

Is the clinical laboratory science major right for you?

School of Medicine Health Professions Programs

The clinical laboratory science program provides a science-oriented curriculum that prepares students to accurately perform clinical laboratory procedures on biologic samples from patients. Clinical lab technicians analyze simple and complex chemical components in body fluids, evaluate cellular components of blood, identify microorganisms and their antibiotic susceptibility patterns, and test compatibility when preparing blood products for administration to patients. Their work helps physicians in diagnosing and treating diseases.

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Clinical laboratory scienceFall 2015 and beyond

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What kind of documentation would DACA students need to work in this field in Indiana?

Social Security number, driver's license, background check, and state ID.

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Health and Life Sciences Cluster

This major belongs to the Health and Life Sciences (HLS) cluster.

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