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2023 Best Colleges for Clinical Laboratory Science

There are about 8,684 students enrolled in Clinical Laboratory Science in the USA.

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popularity

Average

Compared to national avg.

Diplomas received last year

3,592

Vs. National Avg.

-77%

popularity Rank

#175

cost

Somewhat Affordable

Compared to national avg.

Median degree cost

$26K

Vs. National Avg.

6%

cost Rank

#233

salary

Average

Compared to national avg.

Average Salary Two Years Out of School

$44K

Vs. National Avg.

9%

salary Rank

#155

professors

Below Average

Compared to national avg.

Professor Rating

C+

Vs. National Avg.

4%

professors Rank

#206

students

Not Very Diverse

Compared to national avg.

Diversity Rating

C+

Vs. National Avg.

-4%

students Rank

#329

SUMMARY

A degree in Clinical Laboratory Science is a valuable choice and usually an obligatory first step for pupils wishing to enter a career as a clinical laboratory technician, a clinical scientist, or a laboratory scientist. In fact, clinical laboratory science is a fairly common choice coming in at the 115th most popular major. In the last year, there were 2,944 clinical laboratory science graduates. In-state tuition for clinical laboratory science at private universities is, on average, 2.8 times more spendy than their public fellows.

There are 300 colleges that offer this degree. This number of schools is fairly average in terms of the number of institutions which offer each degree. If you're hoping to surround yourself with other clinical laboratory science undergraduates, consider universities in New York which have the most students admitted to clinical laboratory science annually. less precisely, the top region to study clinical laboratory science is in the Great Lakes region with Michigan State University, University of Cincinnati-Main Campus, and University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee best representing the region. Interestingly, our selection of the top conference to study clinical laboratory science is the American Athletic Conference with University of Central Florida, Wichita State University, and University of Cincinnati-Main Campus representing the conference. From our list on the best colleges, our choice for the best school for clinical laboratory science is University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

The overall best school does not have to be the 'best' school for you. There can be tons of angels to weigh when deciding on school. Things such as campus amenities, transportation services, and food could affect your inclinations on which school to attend. At Authority, we've evaluated the pros and cons for you. If, as an example, you want to know which clinical laboratory science college has the best campus, the answer is Michigan State University. If you are mostly interested in which school boasts the top campus, then we have a whole page dedicated to that. We have carefully pored through professor reviews, government databases, student reviews, and more to compare every major in the United States in an unbiased and informative way. You can explore our comprehensive list for the universities with the best student life&nbsphere and from that list, our choice for the college with the best student life for clinical laboratory science is University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Curious why? Keep scrolling to learn more about our top recommendations. Some of our picks might surprise you.

If cost is a primary influence in your decision on where to go to college, you might be cautious about George Washington University. George Washington University&nbspis our most expensive school for clinical laboratory science, at least regarding out of state students. That being said, we have an entire page for the most expensive&nbspuniversities that could put the expense at George Washington University&nbspinto perspective. Additionally, you could be interested to know that clinical laboratory science is the 219th most expensive program in the nation, with an average expense of $29,200. To zoom out a little, the most expensive state for clinical laboratory science in the country is Washington with tuition and fees at the primary two schools Seattle University and University of Washington-Seattle Campus of $45,765 and $37,071 respectively. To zoom out even further, the most expensive region for clinical laboratory science is the New England region which is best demonstrated with University of Connecticut with a cost of $36,466, University of Massachusetts-Lowell with a cost of $33,004, and University of Vermont with a cost of $41,280.

Our cheapest region for clinical laboratory science is the Rocky Mountains region which is represented by Brigham Young University-Provo with a cost of $5,790, Dixie State University with a cost of $14,976, and University of Wyoming with a cost of $13,392. On the bright side, the most affordable college for clinical laboratory science is Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University. Authority.org's comprehensive list of the most affordable schools can be explored here.

In-state learners can anticipate paying in the neighborhood of $9,900 for a degree in clinical laboratory science. The price swells intensely to a median of $22,400 for an out-of-state public-school undergrad. As such, you might be interested in our selection for the school with the best value for clinical laboratory science: Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. Here you can see our comprehensive list of the colleges we believe to be the best value&nbspoverall. Do know, this discussion is based on being an out-of-state student. A discussion of value changes when it comes to in-state tuition, but we do not know in which states any one student has residency.

Earnings for clinical laboratory science students can differ, but within two-years of completing the major graduates will regularly earn in the neighborhood of $45,000. There can be much variation in earnings potential; top earners can experience pay up to $82,200. Even straight out of college, the lowest end positions within the clinical laboratory science field earn $25,100, which is an alright wage. The top earning grads for clinical laboratory science graduated from Loma Linda University&nbspand if you are looking for universities with all of the highest earning graduates, we have that too.

The prevailing diversity of clinical laboratory science ranks decent, being within the 54th percentile of all majors. The university with the highest composite diversity for clinical laboratory science is George Washington University&nbspand here you can find our general list of the schools with the most diversity. The overall financial diversity of Clinical Laboratory Science only is within the 92nd percentile of all majors. Racial diversity is even lower in the 58th percentile. White collegians compose the largest proportion, 60%, of scholars majoring in clinical laboratory science. Additionally, 74% of students seeking a clinical laboratory science degree are women.

We have insufficient professors data for clinical laboratory science to make the conclusions we normally would have made in this sentence. As we consider data beyond just rankings it becomes clear that the college with the overall best professors for clinical laboratory science is The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. One can find more detail on our evolving ranking methodology of the best overall professors here, as well as many of the top instructors nationwide.

Finally, the most difficult university to get into for clinical laboratory science is University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. While we are unsure why you would be interested, we have a detailed page of the hardest colleges to get into. That being said, here at Authority we do hope you understand that considering higher education through a lens mainly shaped by superlatives can create issues. We at Authority hope you look at some of our more focused pages on individual topics and peruse some of our helpful background pages on beneficial details to look for as you continue your school search.

Top 25 Best Colleges for Clinical Laboratory Science

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Rating

#1 2023 Best Colleges for Clinical Laboratory Science

The University of Texas at Austin

Austin, TX | https://www.utexas.edu/

32%

Acceptance

54,243

Students

#81

Ranking

$40K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#2 2023 Best Colleges for Clinical Laboratory Science

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill, NC | www.unc.edu/

25%

Acceptance

32,160

Students

#69

Ranking

$36K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#3 2023 Best Colleges for Clinical Laboratory Science

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Madison, WI | www.wisc.edu/

57%

Acceptance

47,831

Students

#101

Ranking

$39K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#4 2023 Best Colleges for Clinical Laboratory Science

University of Washington-Seattle Campus

Seattle, WA | www.washington.edu/

56%

Acceptance

56,554

Students

#108

Ranking

$39K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#5 2023 Best Colleges for Clinical Laboratory Science

Purdue University-Main Campus

West Lafayette, IN | https://www.purdue.edu/

67%

Acceptance

49,027

Students

#129

Ranking

$29K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#6 2023 Best Colleges for Clinical Laboratory Science

University of Rochester

Rochester, NY | https://www.rochester.edu/

35%

Acceptance

14,171

Students

#53

Ranking

$58K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#7 2023 Best Colleges for Clinical Laboratory Science

University of California-Davis

Davis, CA | ucdavis.edu/

46%

Acceptance

41,236

Students

#96

Ranking

$44K

Tuition

A

Rating

#8 2023 Best Colleges for Clinical Laboratory Science

Ohio State University-Main Campus

Columbus, OH | www.osu.edu/

68%

Acceptance

66,017

Students

#194

Ranking

$34K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#9 2023 Best Colleges for Clinical Laboratory Science

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

Minneapolis, MN | https://twin-cities.umn.edu/

70%

Acceptance

63,760

Students

#159

Ranking

$33K

Tuition

A

Rating

#10 2023 Best Colleges for Clinical Laboratory Science

Michigan State University

East Lansing, MI | https://www.msu.edu/

76%

Acceptance

55,406

Students

#178

Ranking

$40K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#11 2023 Best Colleges for Clinical Laboratory Science

George Washington University

Washington, DC | https://www.gwu.edu/

43%

Acceptance

32,209

Students

#68

Ranking

$59K

Tuition

A

Rating

#12 2023 Best Colleges for Clinical Laboratory Science

Brigham Young University

Provo, UT | www.byu.edu/

69%

Acceptance

39,086

Students

#198

Ranking

$6K

Tuition

A

Rating

#13 2023 Best Colleges for Clinical Laboratory Science

University of South Florida

Tampa, FL | www.usf.edu/

49%

Acceptance

60,343

Students

#220

Ranking

$17K

Tuition

A

Rating

#14 2023 Best Colleges for Clinical Laboratory Science

University of Central Florida

Orlando, FL | www.ucf.edu/

45%

Acceptance

81,082

Students

#200

Ranking

$22K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#15 2023 Best Colleges for Clinical Laboratory Science

Rutgers University-New Brunswick

New Brunswick, NJ | https://newbrunswick.rutgers.edu/

67%

Acceptance

56,178

Students

#152

Ranking

$32K

Tuition

A

Rating

#16 2023 Best Colleges for Clinical Laboratory Science

Michigan Technological University

Houghton, MI | https://www.mtu.edu/

70%

Acceptance

7,786

Students

#259

Ranking

$37K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#17 2023 Best Colleges for Clinical Laboratory Science

Saint Louis University

Saint Louis, MO | www.slu.edu/

56%

Acceptance

14,756

Students

#156

Ranking

$47K

Tuition

A

Rating

#18 2023 Best Colleges for Clinical Laboratory Science

University of Iowa

Iowa City, IA | www.uiowa.edu/

84%

Acceptance

34,495

Students

#315

Ranking

$32K

Tuition

B+

Rating

#19 2023 Best Colleges for Clinical Laboratory Science

University of Cincinnati-Main Campus

Cincinnati, OH | www.uc.edu/

76%

Acceptance

46,140

Students

#632

Ranking

$27K

Tuition

B+

Rating

#20 2023 Best Colleges for Clinical Laboratory Science

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Birmingham, AL | https://www.uab.edu/

81%

Acceptance

25,843

Students

#613

Ranking

$20K

Tuition

B+

Rating

#21 2023 Best Colleges for Clinical Laboratory Science

University of Mississippi

University, MS | www.olemiss.edu/

88%

Acceptance

24,309

Students

#725

Ranking

$25K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#22 2023 Best Colleges for Clinical Laboratory Science

University of Connecticut

Storrs, CT | uconn.edu/

56%

Acceptance

29,818

Students

#134

Ranking

$41K

Tuition

A

Rating

#23 2023 Best Colleges for Clinical Laboratory Science

University of Utah

Salt Lake City, UT | www.utah.edu/

79%

Acceptance

38,335

Students

#354

Ranking

$27K

Tuition

A

Rating

#24 2023 Best Colleges for Clinical Laboratory Science

Auburn University

Auburn, AL | www.auburn.edu/

85%

Acceptance

32,840

Students

#276

Ranking

$32K

Tuition

A+

Rating

#25 2023 Best Colleges for Clinical Laboratory Science

University of Delaware

Newark, DE | www.udel.edu/

66%

Acceptance

26,527

Students

#142

Ranking

$36K

Tuition

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