Medical Laboratory Science: Online Fast-Track Program

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*Offered Online

Students desiring acceptance to the program in Medical Laboratory Science should make application to the department before March 1 for the August class.


Format: Online Program (open to South Carolina residents only)

The Medical Laboratory Science Online Fast-Track program is available to South Carolina residents who have completed a Bachelor of Science degree in biology, chemistry, or a related field. The program consists of an online didactic component and a training experience in a clinical laboratory. It provides students with a high-quality academic and professional environment. The program graduate will be able to satisfy eligibility requirements for a professional certification exam at the MLS level. Graduates of the Medical Laboratory Science program will qualify for employment in a variety of settings, and can progress within the clinical laboratory science field to education, supervision or management positions. Students in this track must maintain training support at an approved clinical facility while enrolled in the program. South Carolina students of this program are also eligible to receive tuition assistance, as well as clinical training support in some South Carolina hospitals.

Format: Online Program (open to Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology or Chemistry)

The Medical Laboratory Science Online Fast-Track program is also available to students who have completed a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology or Chemistry.  Typically, students who apply to this track currently work in a hospital/clinical setting.  We will require a Statement of Support Form from the hospital/clinical site. Prior to admittance into the program the hospital/clinical site must be approved.  The program consists of an online didactic component and a training experience in an approved clinical laboratory.  This program provides students with a high-quality academic and professional environment. The program graduate will be able to satisfy eligibility requirements for a professional certification exam at the MLS level. Graduates of the Medical Laboratory Science program will qualify for employment in a variety of settings, and can progress within the clinical laboratory science field to education, supervision or management positions. Students in this track must maintain training support at an approved clinical facility while enrolled in the program

Document: Statement of Support

Last updated: 6/4/2018

Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences • 11935 Abercorn Street Savannah, GA 30460