MMB-Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements:

  • A New York State license as a clinical laboratory technologist*

  • Baccalaureate degree with a minimum 3.0 cumulative G.P.A.

  • Completion the following prerequisite courses with grade C or better:

    • 12 credits of Chemistry with labs (including Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry)

    • 8 credits of Biology with labs (including Cell Biology and Genetics)

    • 3 credits of Microbiology

    • 3 credits of Immunology

    • 6 credits of Mathematics (including Statistics)

    • 3 credits of Pathophysiology (for non-CLS majors)

  • An essay demonstrating an understanding of the profession

  • Admission interview

Candidates should have good time management skills, be self-motivated/paced learners, and have a minimum level of technology competency.  GRE examination is not mandatory at this time.

* If you don't have a NYS license you can still apply to the Advanced Certificate in Medical Molecular Biology. To learn more about the Advanced Certificate program, visit our website:


For tuition information go to:

If you are a NYS resident click on ""Graduate"" and check ""Tuition and Fees for NYS Resident Graduates"

If you are not a NYS resident or if you are a non-US citizen click on ""online out of state"" and check ""Tuition and Fees for Online Out of State Graduates""

Students enrolled in fully online graduate degree programs will be billed tuition, college fee, academic excellence fee, technology fee and the graduate activity fee

Technical Standards:

Please click here for Technical Standards for the MMB Program: MMB Technical Standards