Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Science Online

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Online program designed for working medical laboratory technicians

Complete in as few as seven semesters with part-time study

  • Courses delivered online - convenient and flexible degree program
  • Ideal for clinical laboratory technicians and medical laboratory technicians seeking to complete their bachelor's degree
  • Associate degree credits transfer directly to the online BS in medical laboratory science
  • Innovative curriculum integrated with practical laboratory skills in clinical health facilities in your community

Graduates are eligible and well prepared for the Board of Certification (BOC) exam sponsored by the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) for the Medical Laboratory Scientist, MLS (ASCP) credential.

Graduates of the University of Cincinnati (UC) medical laboratory science program consistently perform higher than the national average on the American Society for Clinical Pathology's Board of Certification Exam in medical laboratory science

Medical laboratory science board certification pass rate
 

2015

2016

2017

UC Medical laboratory science**

91.04%

90.30%

79.40%

National average

78.85%

79.80%

72.40%

Medical laboratory sciences graduation rate and placement rate 
 

2013-2014

2014-2015

2015-2016

Graduation rate***

75.70%

79.40%

85.10%

Placement rate 97.80% 98.20% 96.9%

**Includes on campus BS, online BS and on campus certificate tracks.

***As calculated by NAACLS guidelines based on students graduating that began the second half of the program

Accreditation

The National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS): 5600 N. River Rd., Suite 720, Rosemont, IL 60018; Phone 773-714-8880; Fax 773-714-8886; info@naacls.org; www.naacls.org.

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Online Program Admissions

Medical Laboratory Sciences

3202 Eden Avenue Cincinnati, OH 45267

1 (800) 556-4280