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Graduate Certificate in CLS: Admissions

APPLICATION DEADLINE:

  • March 1 for Fall term

  • September 1 for Spring Term

Application, fee, and ALL supportive documents must be submitted by these dates.

Requirements:

  • Current professional certification as medical laboratory professional: MLS (ASCP) or MLT(ASCP) with a BS degree.
  • Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited US college or university, preferably in CLS or a related science field. *
  • Overall minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 for science courses
  • Official transcripts of undergraduate and graduate coursework from ALL institutions attended
  • Curriculum vitae/resume
  • Personal essay addressing career goals and reasons for pursuing the Graduate Certificate in CLS
  • Proficiency in written communication to successfully complete frequent writing assignments, exams, and papers required in online courses

*Applicants who have earned a degree from a non-US accredited institution must comply with the applicable University and School guidelines and submit:

  • Transcript evaluation by World Education Services (WES).
    • Only WES is accepted for the Graduate Certificate in CLS.
    • Course and grade evaluation is required
  • Official transcripts sent from the non-US institution directly to the Rutgers School of Health Professions
  • TOEFL Exam scores
    • Taken within the last 2 years
    • Minimum of 79/80 on Internet-based test is required

HOW TO APPLY:

Complete the “Certificate of Study Application Form” including all applicable fees. Submit the following:

  • Certificate Application Form and fee
  • Official transcripts of undergraduate and graduate coursework from ALL institutions attended
  • A copy of current professional certification as a medical laboratory professional (MLS-ASCP or MLT-ASCP with BS degree)
  • Current resume or curriculum vitae (CV)
  • Personal essay addressing career goals and reasons for pursuing the Graduate Certificate in CLS

 Certificate Application Form

For the form and additional details review the following website: http://shp.rutgers.edu/dept/cace/

Non-Matriculated Status

Practitioners who are not ready to make the commitment to a graduate program, or who wish to advance knowledge and skills, may take up to 12 credits on a non-matriculated basis. Registration information as a non- matriculated student can be found on the website at: http://shp.rutgers.edu/dept/cace/

 

Additional Information

For additional information about the application process, contact the Office of Admissions at (973) 972-5336 or via e-mail SHPadm@SHP.rutgers.edu.


 

 

 

 

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