Certificate in Histotechnician
University of North Dakota

Program Details

Medical laboratory workers can advance their career and add an area of specialization with a Certificate in Histotechnician. With this training, they will serve a vital role in the diagnosis and treatment of individuals by creating microscope slides from tissue samples for analysis by pathologists.

Coursework for this online health science program can be completed in as little as nine months, leading to new job opportunities. With the skills you gain from this program, you will be able to prepare samples for research or examination purposes. Graduates are eligible to sit for the HT ASCP board examination.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of North Dakota is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Associate Degree

Recommended GPA

2.8 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Criminal Background Check, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Will need verification of an approved clinical site for practicum
  • Requires college prerequisites in chemistry, biology, and math