Medical Laboratory Science ATC

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    Dale Mabry
ATC.MED.LAB (44 Credit Hours) | Part of the Health and Medical Subject

The medical laboratory science advanced technical certificate is designed to prepare students who have Bachelor's degrees in chemistry or biology for careers in clinical laboratories.

Laboratory training includes clinical chemistry, coagulation, hematology, immunohematology, immunology, medical microbiology, molecular diagnostics, and urinalysis. 

The knowledge and skills acquired in the laboratory will help develop reasoning and critical thinking skills.

This 16-month program involves didactic coursework in the classroom as well as laboratory training, followed by 22 weeks of clinical experience at an affiliated hospital laboratory site with an experienced medical laboratory scientist (MLS). Graduates are eligible to take the American Society for Clinical Pathology Board of Registry exam.

Interested in a career in a clinical laboratory?

Join us for an informational session on Thursday, October 28 at 2:30 p.m. via Microsoft Teams.

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    Contact Tripat Kaur

    If you already have a degree in Chemistry, Biology, Biochemistry, Microbiology or Biomedical Science, you should join us to learn more about our Medical Lab Science Advanced Technical Certificate.  Contact Tripat Kaur at or 813.253.7244 for more information and the Teams link.

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Dale Mabry
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