Online MLS Graduate 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)
DPH 622 Epidemiology, 3 hrs.
DPH 655 Environmental Health, 3 hrs.
DPH 722 Infectious Disease Epidemiology, 3 hrs.
IET 513 Lean Production System, 3 hrs.
IT 636 Instructional Design and Development, 3 hrs.
IT 648 Digital Communications, 3 hrs.
IT 650 Distance Learning Systems, 3 hrs.
REF 601 Educational Research: Interpretation and Application
REF 602 Introduction to Educational Statistics
REF 607 Developing a Student - Centered Curriculum