Medical Laboratory Science – Bachelor of Science
Credit Hours: 121
Program Length: Day- 120 Weeks
Locations: Phoenix, AZ
Welcome to the Brookline College Bachelor of Science Medical Laboratory Science degree program. Congratulations on your decision to advance your knowledge and grow you career in health care with a Bachelor’s degree in Medical Laboratory Science. As a health care school program, we understand that a solid foundation across clinical laboratory science practices can be the difference between a job and your career. Additionally, we recognize the importance of an education in general studies. Therefore, we have developed our program to incorporate both the basics of a liberal arts education with the fundamental aspects of laboratory science application.
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The Bachelor of Science – Medical Laboratory Science degree program is designed to enhance a student’s career opportunities and improve opportunities for advancement by providing a diverse and well-rounded curriculum of general education and laboratory science studies. Students will gain a greater understanding of the role of laboratory science in health care operations.
What will you learn at Brookline?
Students in this program learn to prepare, analyze and evaluate the results of blood and body fluid specimens in the areas of chemistry, hematology, immunology, microbiology, molecular diagnostics, flow cytometry and urinalysis analysis using manual, automated and computerized laboratory equipment. For detailed program information, click here. In addition to learning routine laboratory procedures and theories, coursework includes an introduction to laboratory management/operations, quality assurance and risk management, research in the laboratory and introductory concepts for teaching and training. Click here to view the Brookline College catalog.
Upon graduation, students have the foundation to begin a career as an entry-level medical laboratory scientist with skills in:
- Specimen Collection/Phlebotomy
- Blood Banking
- Clinical Chemistry
- Microbiology: Bacteriology, Mycology, Parasitology and Virology
- Molecular Diagnostics
- Urinalysis/Body Fluid Analysis
Starting your Career!
Graduates of the Medical Laboratory Science degree program will be prepared for entry level medical laboratory scientist positions in a variety of health care settings including hospital and physician office labs, research and reference labs as well as industrial settings. At Brookline College, you will receive the necessary training to become a part of this exciting occupational career. According to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, medical laboratory science is expected to grow by 14% between 2014 and 2024.
Additionally, our dedicated career services department as well as network in the local community will ensure that you receive every available opportunity to interview for and attain the right job to move your career forward.