Pathology Assistant, Master's

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The Pathologists' Assistant is an allied health professional, qualified by academic and practical training to assist in providing service in anatomic pathology under the direction and supervision of an anatomic pathologist.

Pathologists' Assistants function as assistants to anatomic pathologists by participating in the examination, dissection and processing of tissues and by participating in gross autopsy dissection. Pathologists' Assistants are employed in a variety of settings, which include community and regional hospitals, university medical centers, private pathology laboratories and medical examiner offices. The ability to relate to people, a capacity for calm and reasoned judgment and a demonstration of commitment to patient quality care are essential for the Pathologists' Assistant.

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Program Details

Class Format

In-Person, Full Time

Program Location

University of Maryland, Baltimore Campus

Program Length

22 months

Credits to Complete


Cost/Credit Hour

In State: $802
Out of State: $1354

Dates & Deadlines

Fall Deadline: February 1

Program Contacts


Carlen Bini, MS, PA (ASCP)CM
Program Director


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