Laboratory Science A.S.

Changing lives in the lab

Be on the forefront of lab technology and processing. This program is perfect for students interested in lab work or healthcare but who don't have a passion for direct patient work.  

Focus on the major principles of chemistry, biology, and the scientific method. 

You'll also learn lab safety while working with others along with how to collect, analyze, and interpret data and lab results. 

Two women working in the lab
Program Type
Transfer Program,
2 Years

Get Started

You are here

Where you'll go

Designed to transfer seamlessly with SUNY Upstate Medical University and other institutions, this degree works best as a building block for a 4-year degree.  

Use this degree to enter the medical technology or biotechnology fields as a lab technician or assistant, medical technologist, Clinical lab scientist 

Career Paths

Transfer Paths

4-year School Bachelor's Degree
Lincoln University General Agreement
Johnson C. Smith University General Agreement
Syracuse University Syracuse University's Whitman School of Management, B.S.
Dillard University
Medgar Evers College

Supporting you every step of the way!

Tap into a network of free support services that go far beyond the classroom.

Don't forget your financial aid!

You can save thousands by starting your education here — especially when you compare OCC with traditional 4-year colleges.  And that's not all!  Our Financial Aid specialists can help you navigate the process of getting free aid to help pay for your education.

Find out your real cost