Bachelor of Science in Medical Lab Science
South Dakota State University

Program Details

South Dakota State University offers an online Medical Lab Science degree for students to continue pursuing their interests in clinical laboratory sciences. The program provides a strong academic background in various topics including chemistry, hematology, molecular diagnostics, immunology, and more.


This is a bachelor completion program. A total of 120 credits are required, including transfer credits.

  • Completion of an associate degree and certified as a CLT/MLT or equivalent
  • Grade of “C” or “70%” minimum in all prerequisite courses
  • Employed in a TJC/CAP/COLA/CLIA laboratory, capable of providing a multidisciplinary laboratory experience
  • Statement of support from current laboratory employer 
  • Minimum of 2 years clinical laboratory experience

Special Accreditation

National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS)

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission