• Course Delivery
    100% Online
  • Total Credits
  • In-State Tuition Per Credit
  • Out of State Tuition Per Credit


Undergraduate Certificate

The Histotechnology Certificate program is designed for students who are already working in histology labs and who want to increase their professional knowledge in all areas of histologic technology.

As a student in the program, you complete 24 credit hours of course work over a 10-month period. You take four didactic courses and four practicum courses.

Upon successful completion of the program, you will have the educational experiences necessary to enter a career as a histologic technician and to be eligible to take the Histotechnician Certification Examination administered by the American Society for Clinical Pathology's Board of Registry.


  • PATH-H 101Histotechnology I3 Credits
  • PATH-H 102 Histotechnology II3 Credits
  • PATH-H 103 Histotechnology III3 Credits
  • PATH-H 104 Histotechnology IV 3 Credits
  • PATH-H 181 Histotechnology Practicum I3 Credits
  • PATH-H 182 Histotechnology Practicum II3 Credits
  • PATH-H 183 Histotechnology Practicum III 3 Credits
  • PATH-H 184 Histotechnology Practicum IV3 Credits

Tuition & Fees

Cost for Indiana Residents
  • Per Credit Hour
  • Tuition: $202.50
  • 3 Credit Hours
  • Tuition: $607.50
Cost for Out of State Residents
  • Per Credit Hour
  • Tuition: $202.50
  • 3 Credit Hours
  • Tuition: $607.50

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