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Medical Laboratory Assistant

What it Costs

An investment in your career

Invest in yourself! Designed to fit your schedule, this part-time program will prepare you for a career as a medical laboratory assistant in only eight months.

Tuition fees

Effective until August 31, 2019.

Program Estimated Tuition
Program Courses & Practicum $5,570

The program tuition includes all course materials, practicum placement, program support, guest speakers, and Camosun supports including Counselling and the Centre for Accessible Learning.

Additional costs

  • Application fee: $41.82
  • Textbook: $135
  • Name tag for worksite placement: $18
  • Camosun uniforms (2) and shoes: $200
  • Criminal Record Check: $28 paid to the Ministry of Justice
  • TB Skin Test: $40

International students interested in Continuing Education certificate programs should contact International Admissions directly for consultation.

Payment of Fees

  • A non-refundable $500 registration deposit is required to secure a seat in the program. The remaining tuition is due fourteen (14) calendar days prior to the start date of the program, unless otherwise indicated.

Refund Policy

  • A 100% refund, less the $500 non-refundable registration deposit, is available up to fourteen (14) calendar days prior to the start date of the program.
  • Refunds are not provided after this date.

Financial aid

  • School and Program-specific awards
  • External Awards
  • Human Resources and Skills Development (HRSDC) may provide financial assistance to recipients of employment insurance. Interested students should contact their local HRSDC office for more information.
  • Because this is a part-time program, students do not qualify for a Canada Student Loan.

Estimated cost

The cost of this program from start to finish is approximately:



This price is only an estimate.

This price covers tuition, textbooks and other supplies.

A rewarding career

Medical Laboratory Assistants on Vancouver Island earn pay ranging from $15 per hour to $24 per hour, depending on employer and seniority.

Contact Us
Camosun College Lansdowne
3100 Foul Bay Rd
Victoria BC V8P 5J2
Camosun College Interurban
4461 Interurban Rd
Victoria BC V9E 2C1
  • 250–370–3000
  • 1–877–554–7555 (toll-free)

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