M.Sc. Blended

Medical Laboratory Science

Idaho State University

12 months
26547 USD/year
26547 USD/year
9925 USD/year
Tuition fee
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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.


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


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National students deadlines are for priority application forms.


32 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

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

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  • International

    26547 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26547 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    26547 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26547 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9925 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9925 USD per year during 12 months.

Summer tuition: $504.97 per credit hour 

Living costs for Idaho Falls

680 - 970 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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