SNIES: 90347| Qualified registration: Resolution 20316 of November 28, 2014

The Dermatopathology program at CES University was created in 2009 and thanks to the quality of the training its graduates have, it is recognized nationally and internationally for its high quality and academic standards. The program has great recognition in Latin America and therefore permanently receives international applicants and interns.

It has a select group of teachers and high quality rotation fields that guarantee the adequate training of the specialist in Dermatopathology. Within its fields of practice, the Rodrigo Restrepo Pathology and Cytology Laboratory stands out, which is recognized at a local, national and regional level for its specialization in the area of diagnostic support through the systematized study of biopsy and cytology material. In addition, the program has important international agreements that allow the academic mobility of its residents.

Learn about the subjects and credits of each of the program’s semesters.

Enter the Curriculum

Know our rates and dates
Enrollment: 27-01-2021
Exam: 3 de febrero de 2021 (virtual - plataforma Moodle)
Interview: del 8 al 19 de febrero de 2021 (virtuales-aulas zoom)
Admission results: Podrás consultar si fuiste admitido en nuestra web o llamando a la facultad del programa elegido
Duration of the programme: 3 semestres (1 año y medio)
Tuition payment: del 22 de febrero al 5 de marzo del 2021
Classes start: Junio 1 del 2021 (curso de inducción)
Registration PIN cost: $321.300 COP
Total cost per semester: $16.300.000 COP
*The cost of the semester depends on the number of credits enrolled.

Documentation required for the enrollment process:

– Copy of the undergraduate certificate
– Copy of the diploma
– Copy of identity card (extended to 150%)
– Photo size 3 x 4 color, white background

NOTE: The above documents do not need to be authenticated.

Those forms in which the data are proven to be false or not fully completed will not be considered.

The interview cannot be held if you come to it without the minimum required documentation.

Clinical Postgraduate Assistant
Eliana Andrea Ramirez Marin
Telephone: (57) (4) 444 05 55 Ext. 1333

Postgraduate Clinic Division Head
Carolina Cataño Velásquez
Telephone: (57) (4) 4440555 Ext. 1333

Postgraduate Academic Clinic Coordinator
Laura Catalina Libreros Foronda
Telephone: (57) (4) 4440555 Ext. 1333

Coordinator of programa  of Dermatopathology
Harvey Andrés Flórez Posada

Do you want to know more? Write us


Learn about the features to be part of the program de Dermopatología.

Main rotational

We have our own rotation and practice centers and in agreement for the development of activities.


Our graduates are ethical, critical and humane people, ready to solve the needs of society.

The Dermopathology program is run by pathology specialists and dermatology specialists.

  • Rodrigo Restrepo Pathology Laboratory – Medellín
  • CES Clinic – Medellín
  • CES Sabaneta – Sabaneta
  • Medellín General Hospital – Medellín
  • Pablo Tobón Uribe Hospital – Medellín

They are people of integrity, with an academic background based on knowledge of basic and clinical sciences, skills in dermatopathology techniques, with decision-making capacity and manual skills, which allow them to develop their profession to an excellent degree.

Our specialists solve patients’ problems in a timely and appropriate manner. They are passionate about their profession, respectful of human dignity, as well as of their colleagues and teachers.

They communicate with their patients, their colleagues and their staff.

Our graduates have the necessary skills to carry out their work in accordance with the values and principles taught by CES University to demonstrate their commitment to excellence.


Know the requirements for graduation.

Groups and lines
of research

We offer different research groups to strengthen the knowledge of our professionals.

and scholarships

We offer financing options and scholarships to our students, through entities in agreement.

You shall:
1. Approve all curriculum subjects and specific requirements for each program reported in the minutes made by the Promotion Committee.
2. Have submitted the current evidence that the State considers mandatory.
3. To have fulfilled the requirement of a second language as stated in the agreement of the Board of Governors.

4. Submit the certificate of attendance to the CES Chair.
5. Pay the fees for the degree, as established in the financial entitlements.
6. To have approved the graduate or research work.
7. Be in good standing with the University for every concept.

Main Group: Dermatology CES

Lines of research:

  • Hospital Dermatoses
  • Photodermatology
  • Cutaneous lymphomas
  • Mycosis of the skin

Groups that support the program:

Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Public Health Observatory, Health Technologies, Tropical Medicine

We have agreements with:
Bank of Bogotá
Sapiencia Fund
Pichincha Bank
Fincomercio (Fincoeducar)
National Savings Fund (FNA)
Helm Bank

We have our own scholarships and in alliance with the following entities:
Public entities

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Legal information of the program

Name of the program:
Specialization in Dermatopathology


Program mode:

Type of program:


Qualified Registration:
Resolution 20316 of November 28, 2014

Title granted:
Specialist in Dermatopathology


1 year and a half (3 semesters)

4 per year

Total cost per semester:
$16.300.000 COP

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