2024 Prospective Applicant Advising Sessions

Submit any inquiries regarding advising, enrollment, or admission to this email:clsadvising@sfsu.edu


Feb 27, 2024 02:00PM           Click Here To RSVP       

March 26, 2024 10:30 AM     Click Here To RSVP

April 23,2024 10:30 AM        Click Here To RSVP

May 28,2024 10:30 AM         Click Here To RSVP

June 18,2024 11:00 AM        Click Here To RSVP

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What makes selecting the SFSU CLS program a compelling choice?

The SFSU CLS program stands out as a beacon of excellence, offering a distinct advantage through its robust curriculum and unparalleled strengths.

     1. Comprehensive 4-Month Program: SFSU CLS distinguishes itself by providing an intensive  4-month clinical lab science course in person. This condensed and focused curriculum ensures that students receive a thorough education, covering essential aspects of the field efficiently.


     2. Cutting-edge Biomedical Instruments: The program places a strong emphasis on staying at the forefront of technology. Students have access to the latest biomedical instruments, enabling them to acquire hands-on experience with state-of-the-art equipment. 


     3. Clinical Lab Skills Mastery: SFSU CLS recognizes the significance of practical skills in the healthcare industry. The program is designed to cultivate and enhance clinical lab skills, ensuring that graduates not only possess theoretical knowledge but also the practical expertise needed to excel in real-world laboratory settings.


    4.Smooth Transition to Clinical Phases: SFSU CLS understands the importance of a seamless transition from education to practical application. By providing a strong foundation and real-world skills, the program ensures that students enter clinical phases at hospitals fully prepared and confident in their abilities.

Are there jobs available?

Yes! There is a severe shortage of Clinical Laboratory Scientists in the workforce today due to retirement. There are hundreds of CLSs working in the greater Bay Area.


What are the typical salaries?

Starting clinical salaries for licensed Clinical Laboratory Scientists in the Bay Area begin at ~ $125K.