Histotechnician (1+1)

SUNY Adirondack offers the first year of an Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree in Histotechnician as part of the 1+1 program with SUNY Cobleskill.

Students who enjoy working in a science laboratory and being engaged in the medical field in support of patient diagnosis and treatment, would find success with a career in field of Histotechnology.

SUNY Adirondack and SUNY Cobleksill’s 1+1 partnership offers students the opportunity to complete the first year of the Histotechnician AAS and, upon completion, receive automatic acceptance and full-credit transfer to the second year at SUNY Cobleskill. The Histotechnician degree program provides students with real-world experience through the careful combination of science curricula and clinical rotation.

First-year students of the program will take courses in biology, chemistry, medical terminology and general education.

SUNY Adirondack offers small class sizes and access to dedicated faculty who have years of experience in biology and chemistry. The partner program with SUNY Cobleskill is geared toward a two-year degree completion, and graduates of their program are found in numerous hospital laboratories across New York State. Their graduates have held positions in sales, administration and the technical laboratory.

This well-rounded start to the two-year Associate degree gives students an opportunity to seamlessly transfer all of their credits and experience earned at SUNY Adirondack to the only accredited (National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences) degree granting Histotechnician program in the state of New York.


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