Master of Science in Health Sciences in the Field of Immunohematology and Biotechnology

The master of science in health sciences in the field of immunohematology and biotechnology degree program is designed to provide certified blood bankers with a strong foundation in Immunohematology as well as molecular biology and biotechnology. Students develop the theoretical knowledge and practical skills for transfusion medicine research positions within hospital labs or blood centers or to become supervisors or mangers in a blood banking laboratory.

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The following requirements must be fulfilled: 35 credits, including 29 credits in required courses and 6 credits in elective courses.

Required
HSCI 6263Biostatistics Transl Research
HSCI 6297Indpendnt Study/Health Profess
MLS 6141Advanced Immunology and Serology
MLS 6158Advanced Laboratory Management and Operations
MLS 6213Seminar in Immunohematology
MLS 6217Medical Biotechnology
MLS 6218Genetics
MLS 6219Molecular Biology
MLS 6244Research Ethics & Integrity
MLS 6245Current Topics in Medical Laboratory Science
MLS 6246Capstone Project
Electives
Two of the following:
HSCI 6223Topics -Health Care Leadership
HSCI 6240Issues & Trends in Health Syst
HSCI 6270Resear Meth Hlth Prof I
HSCI 6271Rsch Meth Hlth Prof II
MLS 6216Microbial Pathogenesis
MLS 6242Molecular Pathology
MLS 6243Education & Assessment in MLS