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Our intense, year-round program combines hands-on experience in the laboratory with rigorous course work, laying the foundation for our graduates' success across a variety of fields. The majority of the MHP curriculum is devoted to hands-on training, occurring on campus and at our affiliate sites. Combined with rigorous instruction in histology and pathology, this valuable work experience sets our graduates apart. Unlike many other programs, MHP provides a unique opportunity to develop proficiency in a wide array of skills by training students in both clinical and basic laboratory research techniques.

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Foundational Coursework

  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Cell Biology
  • Systems Physiology
  • Histology I: Basic Tissue Types
  • Responsible Conduct in Research

Practical Coursework

  • Basic Laboratory Techniques - Biology
  • Histology II: Histotechniques
  • Basic and Advanced Laboratory Animal Techniques
  • Histopathology Internship

Additional Advanced Coursework

  • Histology III: Organ Systems
  • Mechanisms of Disease
  • Topics in Pathology