MLS UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS

BS in MLS - 1st Degree (BSMLS)

The Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Science is a four-year degree program. The curriculum consists of 3 years of Pre-Clinical Studies and 1 year (3 semesters) of professional clinical education known as the Clinical Year Program. Complete 77 credits through Pre-Clinical Studies and 47 credits in the clinical year, which includes a 16-week clinical practica at one of our affiliate hospitals or clinical laboratory sites in the United States.

 



BS in MLS - 2nd Degree (BSMLS)

This program is designed for individuals who already hold a baccalaureate degree. Completion of the Clinical Year Program (3 semesters/ 47 Credits) plus the Pre-Clinical Summer semester (9 - 12 credits) allows post-baccalaureate students to earn a second bachelor’s degree and be eligible to write the national certification examination in order to work as a certified Medical Laboratory Scientist.

 

Seniors!! Work side by side with practicing laboratory professionals...

submit an application and be accepted into the Clinical Year Program.

Affiliate Guest Students

The Affiliate Guest Student Senior Clinical Year Program is designed for students working towards a degree in Medical Laboratory Sciences (MLS) at one of our affiliate colleges or universities. MLS students from Oakwood University, Southern Adventist University, Southwestern Adventist University, Union College, Washington Adventist Universtiy can complete their senior year (Clinical year) at Andrews University. Guest students must complete all required coursework from their home college/university prior to the start of the Clinical Year.



Certificate in MLS

The certificate in Medical Laboratory Sciences Program is designed for individuals who already hold a baccalaureate degree and do not want to earn another bachelor’s degree. Completion of the Clinical Year Program (3 semesters) plus the pre-clinical summer semester qualifies post-baccalaureate students for eligibility to write the national certification examination. Upon completion of the Clinical Year Program (47 credits), students earn a certificate in Medical Laboratory Sciences; a degree is not granted.

Online Interactive Certificate Programs

Complete a post-bac technologist certificate online at Andrews University! These certificates are flexible and convenient and offered at a reduced tuition rate. Each one can be completed in 12 months and will give you the skills you need to advance in your career. Explore the categorical programs and learn more about requirements and financial aid eligibility. Technologist in Microbiology (17-20 credits), Technologist in hematology (15-18 credits), and Technologist in Chemistry (16-19 credits)