Online Master's Program
The 36-hour online program is geared toward individuals who possess certification as a medical technologist/medical laboratory scientist from a recognized national certifying agency. This certification is an entrance requirement.
Coursework consist of eighteen (18) hours of 600 or above level courses and completion of coursework, the student must pass oral and written comprehensive examinations. Six (6) hours may be transferred from another university to fulfill degree requirements.
Course Listing for the Medical Laboratory Science Department (18 hours required)
MLS 602 Comparative Diagnosis of Microbial Pathogens, 3 hrs.
MLS 604 Clinical Oncology, 3 hrs.
MLS 612 Clinical Laboratory Program Development, 3 hrs.
MLS 615 Clinical Laboratory Management, 3 hrs.
MLS 621 Professional Development for Medical Laboratory Scientist, 3 hrs.
MLS 629 Toxicology, 3 hrs.
MLS 692 Special Problems
Elective Course Listing (18 hours required)
CHS 622 Epidemiology, 3 hrs.
CHS 655 Environmental Health, 3 hrs.
CHS 722 Infectious Disease Epidemiology, 3 hrs.
IET 513 Lean Production System, 3 hrs.
IT 648 Telecommunications in Education, 3 hrs.
IT 650 Distance Learning Systems, 3 hrs.
NSG 600 Policy, Organization and Financing of Health Care, 3 hrs.
NSG 646 Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics, 3 hrs.
NSG 647 Advanced Pathophysiology
REF 601 Educational Research: Interpretation and Application
REF 602 Introduction to Educational Statistics
REF 607 Developing a Student - Centered Curriculum