Student Links

There are many resources available to students interested in exploring careers in laboratory science. One of the best places to start is by contacting laboratories in your area.  Another way to start is to check out the links provided.

General College Linksstudents

National Associations

Career Guides

Science Camps, Internships,
and Tools






 

 

 




General College Links

These links provide information about scholarships and majors.


College Board – Major: Clinical Laboratory Science

arrow www.collegeboard.com

College Scholarships – A resource on where to find scholarships for public health.

arrow www.collegescholarships.org

Careers and Colleges – A resource on locating colleges, scholarships, grants, and career options.

arrow www.collegescholarships.org

 




National Associations

Build your network and career knowledge by checking out these Association links.


Health Occupation Students of America (HOSA) – Mission to promote career opportunities in health care.
arrow www.hosa.org

National Institutes of Health – Explore Health & Medical Science Careers
arrow www.science.education.nih.gov

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences – A resource in discovering what environmental health scientists do every day and how you can learn more.
arrow kids.niehs.nih.gov

American Society for Cytotechnology – Provides unique, practical educational opportunities pertinent to the practice of cytotechnology

arrow www.asct.com

American Society for Cytopathology – To enhance the role of cytopathology in the healthcare system.

arrow www.cytopathology.org

Association of Genetic Technologists – Learn more about what it means to be a genetic technologist and how to prepare for that type of career.

arrow www.agt-info.org




Career Guides

Information about potential career options is offered below. Come join our team!

Public Health Career Guide – The definition, impact, and current direction of public health organizations and programs in the U.S.

arrow www.whatispublichealth.org

Career Smarts (Science Career Website) – Discover careers in science and follow a variety of links to learn more.

arrow www.careersmarts.com

Kids (Gr. 6-8) Government Science Website – A variety of public health careers for kids to explore.

arrow www.kids.gov

Allied Health Care Professionals Network

arrow www.healthpronet.org

 




Science Camps, Interships, and Tools

Want to discover more, then take a peek at these camps and tools!

Diagnostic Detective Toolkit – Take a career survey and find out if the laboratory is right for you.

arrow www.medlabcareers.msu.edu

 

Diagnostic Detective Toolkit – Have fun with laboratory-oriented games.
arrow www.medlabcareers.msu.edu

 

Cornell University Summer Program

arrow www.sce.cornell.edu

Johns Hopkins Summer Program

arrow www.jhu.edu

Stanford Summer Programs

arrow summersession.stanford.edu

Advanced Studies Program at St. Paul’s School

arrow asp.sps.edu

Ithaca College Summer Program

arrow www.ithaca.edu

CDC Collegiate Leaders in Environmental Health

arrow www.cdc.gov