University of North Dakota

Medical Laboratory Science

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The Medical Laboratory Science (MLS) graduate program provides the advanced knowledge necessary to allow working laboratory professional the opportunity to expand their careers in areas such as administration, management, department supervision and education. The curriculum includes higher level courses in clinical hematology, microbiology, chemistry, immunohematology, molecular diagnostics, and immunology. Additional coursework in quality assurance, financial management, health care administration, leadership and education assist the student in reaching new career goals. The MLS graduate program utilizes the most technically sophisticated forms of online course delivery, offered asynchronously for easy student access. Students are required to be certified as CLS(NCA) or MT(ASCP) and attend a short residency on campus. Applicantion deadlines for fall semester admission is July 1 and November 1 for spring semester admission.

For more information on how to apply for the WRGP resident tuition rate for this program, please contact:

Ruth Paur, PhD, MLS (ASCP) CM
Chair, Medical Laboratory Science Department
University of North Dakota
School of Medicine and Health Sciences
1301 N. Columbia Road, Stop 9037
Grand Forks, ND 58202

Degrees Available