Master of Arts in Biomedical Laboratory Operations
Michigan State University

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Biomedical Laboratory Science is intended to provide students with further knowledge in the occupation, which prepares future managers with a mix of the business management and science needed in research, medical, and industry settings.  Students need to understand diagnostic science and be able to integrate this knowledge into social, public policy, and strategic issues within the healthcare spectrum.  Courses may include Biomedical Laboratory Diagnostics Seminar, Fundamentals of Scientific Research, Advanced Clinical Laboratory Practice, Selected Problems in Clinical Laboratory Science, and Experimental Design and Analysis.


  • Completion of a Bachelor of Science degree with a minimum grade point average of 3.0
  • Official transcripts
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Letter of intent or statement of purpose
  • Resume
  • GRE test score (waived in lieu of a professional credential)
  • MLS certification or equivalent preferred, not required
  • English language proficiency (TOEFL scores if applicable)
  • Meet other requirements as noted by the university and the College of Natural Science

School Accreditation Statement

The Higher Learning Commission