Medical Lab Science

The Medical Laboratory Science Program is a one-year certificate program which allows new students to prepare for a career in laboratory science. Upon successful completion of the program, graduates will be eligible to apply for admission to the nationally recognized certification exam administered by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP).

Medical Laboratory Science Fact Sheet

Curriculum Schedule

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the program, graduates are eligible to take a national certifying examination. The graduate may choose from several national examinations that credential Medical Laboratory Scientists.

Eligibility Requirements

The following eligibility requirements must be met before the Admission Committee will review the application file:

  • Clearance on various background checks
  • Completion of a bachelor degree or enrollment in a medical laboratory program at one of our affiliated schools
  • Minimum overall GPA of 2.50 on a 4.00 scale and a minimum science GPA of 2.50 in college-level courses
  • Completion of 18 semester hours of biology including Microbiology, Immunology, and Human Physiology
  • Completion of 18 semester hours of chemistry including Chemistry I, Chemistry II, and Organic Chemistry.

These are minimum admission criteria and do not guarantee admission to the program. Students are completely responsible for ensuring that they have met all criteria for admission. No applicant will be considered for admission until all eligibility criteria have been met and all eligibility paperwork is complete.

Student Achievement Data

Admission Information

Tuition, Fees, and Financial Aid