The online Master of Science in Biomedical Laboratory Operations consists of three major areas, science, management, and practice, and is designed for those who wish to work in career fields such as clinical measurement, biotechnology, medical microbiology, or disease control. Students gain skills and knowledge in general business aspects such as resource management, organization, communication, and decision-making, and also learn more about the biomedical laboratory discipline. Courses may include Biomedical Laboratory Diagnostics, Managing Biomedical Laboratory Operations, Topics in Biomedical Laboratory Operations, and Decision Processes for Biomedical Laboratory Operations.
Completion of a Bachelor of Science degree with a minimum grade point average of 3.0
Three letters of recommendation
Letter of intent or statement of purpose
GRE test score
Minimum of two years experience in a clinical laboratory setting
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
Accreditation & Licensing
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
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