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Master of Pathologists' Assistant

Master of Pathologists' Assistant

  • QS World University Rankings
    242
  • Degree Other
  • Study Level Masters
  • Course Intensity Full Time
  • Fees(CAD) 62016-
  • Start date Jan-2000

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The Master of Pathologists’ Assistant program is a course-based professional master’s degree that can lead to direct employment within a pathology laboratory as a Pathologists’ Assistant. Our program is one of two NAACLS accredited programs offered in Canada; this allows our graduates to qualify for the ASCP and CCCPA examinations required to apply for jobs across North America. Through hands on experience in high paced medical laboratories students learn to perform tasks, such as the dissection of surgical specimens and autopsies, under the direct supervision of a Pathologist. Attention to detail, problem solving and collaborative skills are essential to successful completion of the course-based program.