Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Sciences
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Program Details

Certified Medical Laboratory Technicians can complete a Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Sciences in just three to five semesters online. This bachelor completion program will enable lab techs to advance their careers and pursue leadership and other specialized roles.

In the place of traditional internships, this online program utilizes case studies to introduce real-world situations. Case study and development courses cover issues in chemistry, microbiology, blood banks, hematology, and laboratories. Analyzing these scenarios helps students further develop their skills in clinical analysis.

The curriculum covers topics related to:

  • Parasitology
  • Body fluids
  • Immunohematology
  • Molecular diagnostics
  • Clinical biochemistry

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Some College

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Applicants must be certified as Medical Laboratory Technicians by the American Society for Clinical Pathology or equivalent agency.
  • Applicants should be working as an MLT at the time of admission.
  • Applicants must have completed 75 credits in prerequisite courses.