- Department Contact:
- Dr. Zane Mitchell
- Dean of Pott College
- Office Location:
- Education Center 1107
Medical Laboratory Science professionals are a crucial element of healthcare. These scientists provide laboratory analyses and assist physicians in treatment and diagnosis. Generation of accurate laboratory test results requires expertise at the laboratory bench as well as in areas such as chemistry, immunology, microbiology, and molecular biology.
In the Covid-19 pandemic, Medical Laboratory Scientists are serving on the front lines by managing Covid testing for many hospitals and laboratories. The ability to reliably conduct tests, evaluate results, and integrate data helps these professionals keep us healthy.
USI has Articulation Agreements with two Excellent MLS Training Programs
USI offers articulation agreement with two Medical Laboratory Sciences programs in our region. These programs allow you to start your educational career at USI and then transition to the MLS program. At the end of your training you will have completed both your Bachelors degree and MLS Certification.
Students interested in MLS training must complete the following coursework, which is part of their USI Biology or Biochemistry degree:
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For questions about Pre-Medical Laboratory Sciences preparation in Biology, please contact: