A Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Science will prepare students for a career in laboratory science with a concentration on human health and medical laboratories. The Medical Lab Scientists are an integral part of the healthcare team, and aid in the diagnosis of patients through scientific analysis of human samples to yield diagnosis and treatment.
Graduates will be prepared to enter the field with a rich and diversified skill set enabling employment in a variety of laboratories such as medical and hospital, forensic, pharmaceutical, drug trial, veterinary, physician offices, food and beverage and other lab-related career fields.
MEDICAL LABORATORY SCIENCE OPTIONS
Route A: 2+ 2 Online Option
Online Option for students who hold an Associate Degree in Medical Laboratory Technology/Clinical Laboratory Technology and MLT/CLT National Certification.
Route B: Traditional Campus-Based Program
Traditional Campus-Based Program for students who DO NOT hold an Associate Degree in Medical Laboratory Technology/Clinical Laboratory Technology and MLT/CLT National Certification.
Note: A Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Science is an option for students who do not complete the clinical requirements for the Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Science Degree or for students who do not meet specific requirements for the MLS 2+2 option.
The university is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. Additionally, this program is accredited by: National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science (NAACLS) 5600 North River Rd, Suite 720 Rosemont, IL 60018-5119 (773) 714-8880 www.naacls.org
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