OSF Saint Francis Medical Center

Peoria, Illinois

General Information

Program Officials

Ashley Jobst MSHA, MLS (ASCP)CM
Program Director
OSF School of Clinical Laboratory Science
OSF School of Histotechnology

Holly L. Sizemore-Means, HT(ASCP)
Education Coordinator, School of Histotechnology

Dr. Galen Kessler
Medical Director

Kaitlyn Carpentier, MLS(ASCP)CM
Coordinator Lab Health Careers

Program Effectiveness

HT graduates from the School of Histotechnology at OSF HealthCare Saint Francis Medical Center have achieved a 91% pass rate on the ASCP Board of Certification over the past ten year period. 

The HT program currently has a graduation rate of 100% over the past ten year period. The program attrition rate for the past 10 years is 0%.

Of those pursuing employment after graduation, 100% of the HT program graduates found employment in less than six months.  OSF Saint Francis has hired more than 44% of those graduates during the past 10 years.


The School maintains full accreditation by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS), 5600 N. River Road, Suite 720, Rosemont, IL, 60018-5119, 847-939-3597, info@naacls.org.