How To Apply
This program (CMT) only accepts applications for the fall semester. Review the Application Timeline to ensure your application and all supporting materials are submitted prior to the deadline. Early applications are strongly encouraged.
Applicants must have earned a U.S. baccalaureate degree or its equivalent from a college, university, or technical school of acceptable standing. Students in their final year of undergraduate study may be admitted on the condition that their bachelor's degrees are awarded before they matriculate. Evidence of the earned degree is required prior to matriculation in the form of an official transcript noting degree conferral.
It is expected that all application materials (with the exception of official score reports) be scanned and uploaded to your online application. Please note that the University of Rochester reserves the right to verify the accuracy of all transcripts and to require submission of official documentation at any point in the admissions review process.
- Online Application (recommended browser is Google Chrome) We will begin accepting applications in September 2021 for admission to Fall Semester 2022.
- Statement of Purpose
- Uploaded copy of transcript(s) to online application.
Please do not mail a hard copy at this time.
- Official TOEFL (institution code: 2948) or IELTS Scores
For applicants whose native language is not English.
- CV or resume
- Payment of the $60.00 application fee
- Research papers, publications and other original works may also be submitted for consideration, but are not required.
- 2 letters of recommendation
It is expected that all application materials be scanned and uploaded to your online application. Please do not include secondary school documentation, financial documentation, etc., as these are not utilized during the admissions process.
The cost of tuition for the Advanced Certificate in Clinical/Medical Technology is $7,280 for the 2021-22 academic year.
Please review the tuition refund refund policy and refund schedule for the 2020-21 academic year. Withdrawal policies are available in the Regulations and University Policies Concerning Graduate Students.
UHS offers health insurance for individual full-time University of Rochester students and their spouses/domestic partners through AETNA. Full-time students are required to participate in this plan unless they complete the Health Insurance Selection Process indicating they are waiving the insurance plan because they have other insurance. Insurance for spouses/partners and families is available for a fee payable by the student. For more information about enrolling and fees click here.
The University Health Service (UHS) provides a full range of confidential, high quality primary health care services for full-time students and other members of the University community. Full-time students participate in the Student Health Program, which covers primary care visits to UHS, time-limited therapy at the University Counseling Center (UCC), and health promotion services.
The Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine offers a scholarship opportunity to program applicants. Learn more about scholarship information and how to apply.
MT Program Director, Manager of Education
Phone: (585) 276-3688
Graduate Program Coordinator
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of Rochester Medical Center
601 Elmwood Ave., Box 626
Rochester, NY 14642
Phone: (585) 276-3688
Fax: (585) 756-4468
More information, including information about resources that support the University’s commitment to equal opportunity, can be found at Equal Opportunity at Rochester.