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Medical Laboratory Science

Idaho State University

M.Sc. Blended
12 months
Duration
26547 USD/year
26547 USD/year
9925 USD/year
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About

Medical Laboratory Science from Idaho State University is designed for either the practicing medical laboratory scientist (certified lab professional) or those students who wish to become certified and then go into leadership positions in administration, education, or specialize in a certain area of pathology/laboratory medicine.

Overview

With Medical Laboratory Science from Idaho State University graduates are ideally suited for positions involving teaching, laboratory management, and research. Full-time and part-time options are available, and many courses are available online. A curriculum of course work and research project is designed and personalized for each student, depending on his/her area of interest and experience.

Graduates with Medical Laboratory Science from Idaho State University will:

  • be vital healthcare detectives, uncovering and providing key medical information from laboratory analyses 
  • assist physicians in patient diagnosis and treatment, as well as in disease monitoring or prevention.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Microbiology Practicum
  • Hematology and Urinalysis Practicum
  • Transfusion Blood Bank Practicum
  • Chemistry and Automation Practicum 
  • Advanced Topics in Hematology
  • Immunology and Transfusion Medicine
  • Advanced Topics in Medical Chemistry
  • Advanced Topics in Medical Laboratory Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National students deadlines are for priority application forms.

Language

English

Credits

32 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA for upper division credits taken at the undergraduate level.
  • Professionals already certified as Medical Laboratory Scientist (BOC) and completion of a B.S. or B.A. degree in a related science from an accredited university or college. OR
  • Professional entry-level M.S. completing certification requirements while pursuing the M.S. degree. 
  • Standardized Test 
  • Transcript(s)
  • English proficiency score
  • Names and contact information of recommenders
  • Application fee

Tuition Fee

  • International

    26547 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26547 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    26547 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26547 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    9925 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9925 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Summer tuition: $504.97 per credit hour 

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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