If you’re interested in an in-demand healthcare career, consider a major in clinical laboratory science at University of Jamestown.

You will attend University of Jamestown to complete academic requirements and then transfer to an affiliated institution to obtain hands-on professional training. We invite you to join our dynamic team of teachers and learners in an exciting journey to realize your potential and fulfill your promise.

University of Jamestown Clinical Laboratory Science Distinctions

Clinical laboratory scientists are health professionals who supervise and conduct laboratory diagnostic tests, assisting the physician with diagnoses and treatments. University of Jamestown offers two options for students who major in Clinical Laboratory Science:

  • Option A: Three years at University of Jamestown to complete prerequisite coursework and general education requirements followed by 12 months of specialized clinical training.
  • Option B: Four years at University of Jamestown to complete a bachelor of science degree (biochemistry, biology, or chemistry) followed by 12 months of specialized clinical training.

As a clinical laboratory science major at University of Jamestown, you will benefit from:

  • courses and labs taught by faculty, not graduate students
  • a student community which creates an atmosphere of learning and mutual success
  • advisers who keep abreast of new developments in employment and research in the biology field to provide the best personal assistance possible
  • a liberal arts tradition which provides an important perspective for a strong science background

Proven success

Graduates of University of Jamestown’s clinical laboratory science program have enjoyed a 100 percent placement rate for the past several years.

Specific coursework is outlined in the PDF document found below:

Courses & Requirements

Our Academic Catalogs provide information on policies and procedures, the admissions process, programs of study, and degree requirements.

As course offerings can change from semester to semester, working with the Registrar’s office will ensure that your courses are kept on schedule so that you can graduate in four years.

Bruce Jensen, PhDProfessor

Certifications/Degrees: PhD, Developmental Biology, University of Wisconsin; BS, Biology, University of North Dakota
Teaches: Introduction to Biology, Cell Biology, Genetics, Evolution, and Molecular Biology
Ault-Cindy Cindy Ault, MSAssistant Professor

Certifications/Degrees: MS, University of North Dakota
Teaches: Microbiology, Medical Terminology, Human Parasitology, Immunology, and Chemistry for Health Science
thorlakson, mika Mika Thorlakson, DCAssistant Professor

Certifications/Degrees: Doctor of Chiropractic, Northwestern Health Sciences University
UofJ Seal Kathleen Schnaars Uvino, Ph.DAssistant Professor

Certifications/Degrees: Ph.D in Biology: City University of New York; M. Phil. in Biology: CUNY; M.A in Biology: Queens College; M.S in Computer Science: Pace University; A.A.S in Veterinary Science Technology: SUNY - Delhi
Teaches: Introduction to Biology and Environmental Science

Solensky-Michelle Michelle Solensky, PhDAssociate Professor

Certifications/Degrees: PhD, Ecology, Evolution and Behavior, University of Minnesota; BS, Biology, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Teaches: Human Anatomy and Physiology, Invertebrate Zoology, Vertebrate Zoology, Ecology, and Animal Behavior
Adjunct Faculty
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    Clinical Laboratory Science
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