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Medical Laboratory Science

University of Mississippi

24 months
Duration
25776 USD/year
25776 USD/year
8934 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Medical Laboratory Science program from University of Mississippi is accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS).  Graduates are eligible to take national examinations for certification as a Medical Laboratory Scientist, such as those offered by the Board of Certification of the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP).

Overview

The medical laboratory scientist (MLS) is a highly skilled scientist who functions in multiple roles. Some of these roles include performing and evaluating diagnostic laboratory procedures on body fluids, developing new diagnostic procedures, supervising biomedical research projects, providing technical expertise, consulting, managing clinical and research laboratory departments, and analyzing and implementing laboratory information systems.

Features

The traditional Medical Laboratory Science bachelor degree program from University of Mississippi is a full-time, two-year degree program offering an upper division curriculum that includes lecture and laboratory study on campus followed by clinical rotations in one of our affiliated hospitals located throughout the state.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Basic and Clinical Immunology
  • Clinical Bacteriology
  • Essentials of Clinical Chemistry
  • Phlebotomy
  • Laboratory Operations

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

The School reserves the right to consider and accept applicants after the established deadline if places are available. 

Credits

64 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.5

Other requirements

General requirements

In addition to the admission standards of the institution and the general admission requirements of the School of Health Related Professions, candidates seeking admission to the Medical Laboratory Science degree program must:

  • Have completed a minimum of 60 semester hours of academic credit from a regionally accredited institution of higher learning;
  • Complete a total of 12 semester hours in required science courses before the application deadline;
  • Have an overall cumulative grade point average of 2.50 on a 4.00 scale; and,
  • Have successfully completed (a grade of C or better) in the following minimum prerequisite requirements:

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25776 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25776 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    25776 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25776 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    8934 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8934 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Oxford

850 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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