Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Science
Northeastern State University

Program Details

Learn about health practices in clinical laboratory settings with a Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Sciences. This online degree prepares you to become a Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS), a health professional who performs diagnostic tests to uncover insights about patients’ various health issues. These vital healthcare providers provide information to physicians to aid in the creation of healthcare plans.

The curriculum is composed of clinical, biology, and chemistry courses. Laboratory requirements may be completed at the students’ workplace outside of their regular work hours. Graduates may sit for the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) Board of Certification exam. 

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Northeastern State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Associate Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Requires prior completion of an Associate of Science or Associate of Applied Science in Medical Laboratory Technology
  • Requires current employment/certification as a Medical Laboratory Technician (ASCP or AMT)