With the MLT to MLS online program from the University of West Florida, you will prepare for a high-demand career in medical lab sciences. Through a program designed specifically for current medical laboratory technicians who are seeking to become a medical laboratory scientist, you will become competent in the full range of clinical laboratory tests — including blood bank, hematology, molecular diagnostics, clinical chemistry, diagnostic microbiology and clinical immunology. The program also teaches you vital subjects such as physiology, pathophysiology, chemistry, biology, management and education. Through the program’s online format, you can study at your own pace while learning from notable faculty who are highly experienced in the field.
Medical Laboratory Science, Medicine & Health
2 years | Full time
University of West Florida’s MLT to MLS online program includes a total of 120 credit hours in specific topics. In the major’s 48 credit hours, you will study key topics in clinical lab sciences.
Only one is required
To be considered for admission into UWF’s MLT to MLS online program, you must:
Have either an Associate of Science in Medical Laboratory Technology or military training as a Medical Laboratory Technician and have an Associate of Arts degree
Have completed the program’s common prerequisites
Have a minimum GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
Have certification as an MLT by ASCP, AMT or AAB