Although the program strives to serve students in all laboratory sites that want to participate, clinical sites and program capacity are limited. Timely submission of all required application materials help assure a place in the class, but it does not guarantee placement.
The IU School of Medicine offers 24 hours of special credit for prior HT(ASCP) certification. Students must maintain a minimum grade point average of 2.00 on a 4.00 scale (C) in all courses throughout the program.
This IU School of Medicine program is accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS) and is a cooperative effort between the IU School of Medicine and qualifying histology laboratories around the United States. Program requirements meet CLIA regulations requiring 24 credit hours of medical laboratory science education. This is also a Florida Board of Health-approved training program.