Brody School of Medicine
Department of Pathology
Peter Kragel, Chairperson
The Department of Pathology accepts PhD students through the Interdisciplinary Program in the Biological Sciences.
Pathology Assistant Certificate ProgramThe certificate program offers select students advanced study and practice as a pathology assistant. The goal of the program is to prepare students to be competitive for advanced degrees and careers in medicine and the health sciences, including careers as pathology assistants. This program does not qualify for Clinical Laboratory Standards Institute (formerly NCCLS) certification.
Applicants seeking admission must have completed a baccalaureate degree or will have completed a baccalaureate degree prior to admission and must have completed courses in Biology and Chemistry (three years). Admission is based on completion of certificate program application and approval by the program coordinator. Required courses: ANAT 7210; HIMA 3000; PATH 6840, 6841, 6842, 6843, 8800, 8801; MGMT 3202; East Carolina University Academic Computing Online Training.