Master of Science in Health Sciences in the Field of Medical Laboratory Science
The master of science in health sciences in the field of medical laboratory science (MLS) program, offered in a distance learning format, is a non-clinical program open only to students who are currently MLT or MLS/MT/CLS certified, specialist certified (e.g., SBB), or with subject technologist certification.
Specific admission requirements are shown on the Graduate Program Finder.
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The following requirements must be fulfilled: 36 credits, including 15 credits in courses in the field and a mentored research project, 6 credits in strategic leadership courses, 12 credits in graduate research courses, and one 3-credit elective course.
Up to 6 credits of previously earned graduate-level coursework may be accepted as transfer credit. Official transfer credit evaluations are conducted only for admitted students.
|Medical laboratory science courses|
|MLS 6242||Molecular Pathology|
|MLS 6243||Education & Assessment in MLS|
|MLS 6244||Research Ethics & Integrity|
|MLS 6245||Current Topics in Medical Laboratory Science|
|MLS 6246||Capstone Project|
|Strategic leadership courses|
|HSCI 6223||Topics -Health Care Leadership|
|HSCI 6241||The Health Care Enterprise|
|Graduate research courses|
|HSCI 6263||Biostatistics Transl Research|
|HSCI 6264||Epidemiology Translational Res|
|HSCI 6270||Resear Meth Hlth Prof I|
|HSCI 6271||Rsch Meth Hlth Prof II|
|3 credits selected, in consultation with program advisor, from distance learning graduate courses in medical laboratory sciences, clinical management and leadership, health care quality, regulatory affairs and clinical research administration.|