Post-baccalaureate Certificate in Hematology for Medical Laboratory Science

Students complete required courses on a full- or part-time basis. Courses in the major are designed to broaden the student's foundation in the sciences in preparation for the clinical phase of the program. All courses are taught online, with the exception of the clinical practica. The clinical practica usually arae taken on a full-time basis upon completion of didactic coursework. Students are typically in a clinical laboratory eight (daytime) hours per day, five days per week. Students must be able to fulfill the necessary time requirement for the practica. Visit the program website for additional program information.

The following requirements must be fulfilled: 16 credits in required courses, including the practica.*

MLS 4130Hematology I
MLS 4131Hematology II
MLS 4141Immunology and Serology
MLS 4151Molecular Diagnostics
MLS 4158Laboratory Management and Operations
MLS 4162Hematology Practicum
MLS 4166Coagulation Practicum

*Clinical rotations are completed at an approved clinical site and vary in length from one to four weeks each.