Program Outcomes

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*
 

2018-2019

2019-2020

2020-2021

UC Medical laboratory science**

92%

94%

90%

National average

81%

80%

78%

Medical laboratory sciences graduation rate and placement rate **
 

2018-2019

2019-2020

2020-2021

Graduation rate***

78%

77%

68%

Placement rate 98% 99% 99%

*First attempts at ASCP BOC exam within one year of graduation.

**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. The COVID-19 pandemic has affected recent program outcomes.