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Conemaugh School of Medical Technology
Curriculum and Fees


Conemaugh School of Medical Technology's program consists of 24 weeks of didactic classroom experiences and 24 weeks of clinical experiences at the Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center Laboratory. 

First 12 Weeks

Didactic Courses


Hemostasis System

Clinical Chemistry

Urinalysis and Body Fluid Analysis

Educational Methods and Research

Second 12 Weeks

Didactic Courses

Immunology and Serology

Blood Banking and Compatibility Testing

Medical Microbiology    

Medical Parasitology

Clinical Mycology and Virology

Laboratory Leadership and Management

Final 24 weeks of Clinical Experience

Students participate in clinical rotations in the clinical laboratory areas of Memorial Medical Center. The clinical experience is divided among the Hematology/Coagulation department, the Clinical Chemistry/Urinalysis department, the Microbiology/Serology department and the Blood Banking department. To see course information and distribution of credits for the School of Medical Technology, click on "Catalog" tab. Information can be found on page 14-16.


Conemaugh School of Medical Technology fees are subject to change.

  • Application Fee - Non-refundable fee of $35.00 must accompany application for admission.
  • Registration Fee - Upon acceptance to the program a registration fee of $150.00 is due with acceptance letter. The non-refundable fee guarantees the student's place in the program.
  • See 2019-2020 Cost Sheet for tuition, health, and activity fees
  • Uniforms (shirts / slacks / shoes) - Students are required to purchase shirts with Conemaugh School of Medical Technology insignia to wear while in the hospital. The price of each shirt is approximately $15.00 - $20.00. Additionally, students are responsible for purchasing pants / slacks and appropriate shoes for work in the laboratory.
  • Books - Textbooks total approximately $860.00 and should be purchased prior to the first day of each term.
  • Transcript Fees - Transcripts are issued free of charge, upon written request to the Program Director. Click here for the request form.
  • Withdrawal / Refund Policy - Students who resign from the Conemaugh School of Medical Technology program must notify the Program Director of his / her intent to resign in writing. The last date of attendance serves as the effective date for program withdrawal. An appointment must be made with the Financial Aid Director to meet regulations and finalize account balance or refund.
  • Certification Examinations - Fees for national certification examinations are stated each year in the application for examination packets. The current fee for each examination is approximately $240.00 and must be submitted with the application for certification in the graduation year. This amount is not included in the tuition of the program. Completion of the external certification examination is not required for graduation from the program.
  • Graduation Fee - $200.00 is due the first day of the second term.

Student Refund Policy

Students who voluntarily withdraw from the Conemaugh School of Medical Technology program may be entitled to a tuition refund. Tuition refunds for courses taken at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center are subject to a scale based on period of attendance. The last date of attendance is determined according to the federal regulations by the Program Director of the student’s program. Students who involuntarily withdraw are not eligible for a tuition refund.

The sole component of the institutional refund calculation is tuition. Fees paid to the school are non-refundable. Fees that are not attendance-related such as payment plan, late, application and registration fees are non-refundable. 

The refund schedule is based on weeks of attendance. Weeks begin on Monday at the start of the program’s first scheduled classes. 

Withdrawal Within

1st week

2nd week

3rd week

4th week

5th week

Amount Refunded





No refund

For questions or concerns about billing, please contact:

Laura Roberts
Financial Aid Administrator

Sarah Moore
Financial Aid Administrator