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Specialty Microscopy and Other Microscopy Courses

Courses taught at the McCrone Research Institute range from basic, introductory courses, emphasizing the proper use of the microscope, to specialized courses focusing on a particular technique, a particular material, or a particular industrial, forensic or environmental field of application.

Secure Online Course Registration is Now Available.

You may also register for courses by mailing or faxing the McCrone Course Registration Form PDF to 312-842-1078 or by calling us at 312-842-7100.

Additional information on each, including tuition, course syllabi, and dates offered can be accessed through the following links:

Introduction to Scientific Digital Imaging (1107V) ONLINE NEW COURSE
March 26, 2024
August 20, 2024

Microscope Cleaning, Maintenance, and Adjustment (1301V) ONLINE
February 20 – 21, 2024
November 12 – 13, 2024

Microscope Cleaning, Maintenance, and Adjustment (1301) IN-PERSON
July 23 – 24, 2024

Microscopy of Explosives (1722)
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Microscopy for the Conservator of Art and Artifacts (1206)
April 15 – 19, 2024

Digital Imaging and Photomicrography (1105)
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Chemical Microscopy at Cornell University (1202)
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Animal Hair Identification (1208)
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Food Microscopy (1560)
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Hair and Fiber Microscopy (1207)
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Microscopy of Extraneous and Foreign Matter in Food (1555)
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Forensic Paint Microscopy (1715)
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Introduction to Basic Human Body Tissues (1557)
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Pharmaceutical Microscopy (1203)
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Polymer Microscopy (1205)
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Wood and Vegetable Fiber Microscopy (1540)
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Please visit our Web site often for updates on new and rescheduled courses. If there is a course or a subject not listed that you are interested in, please contact the registrar.