A program that prepares individuals to work with pathologists to detect changes in body cells that may indicate, and permit diagnosis of, the early development of cancers and other diseases. Includes instruction in biochemistry, microbiology, applied mathematics, microscopy, slide preparation, identification of cellular structures and abnormalities, and laboratory procedures and safety.
|Rank||School Name||Students||% of Total||Total On-Campus Cost|
|1||Mayo School of Health Sciences||10||9%||N/A|
|2||George Washington University||8||0%||$61,446|
|3||Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis||8||0%||$21,680|
|4||University of Mississippi Medical Center||7||2%||N/A|
|5||Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences||7||13%||$42,800|
|6||University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences||7||1%||N/A|
|7||Central Piedmont Community College||6||0%||$4,061|
|8||University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences||6||1%||N/A|
|9||The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center||6||4%||N/A|
|10||University of Nebraska Medical Center||6||1%||N/A|
|11||The University of Tennessee-Knoxville||5||0%||$27,450|
|12||Thomas Jefferson University||4||0%||N/A|
|13||Loma Linda University||3||0%||N/A|
|14||University of Kansas||3||0%||$22,277|
|15||SUNY College at Plattsburgh||2||0%||$21,309|
|16||Saint Mary's University of Minnesota||1||0%||$39,750|
|17||Saint Louis University||1||0%||$53,438|
|20||Northern Michigan University||1||0%||$20,273|
This list indicates the number of students that completed the Cytotechnology/Cytotechnologist program at the schools above.
It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
Note that some schools do not have enough data to be ranked, and these schools will not appear in our lists.