BACHELOR OF SCIENCE (B.S.) Medical Laboratory Science
McNeese State University
Lake Charles, USA
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With a focus on technical skills, safety processes and lab management, the rigorous Bachelor of Science degree in medical laboratory science at McNeese offers a foundation of pre-medical technology course work in anatomy and physiology, genetics, hematology and immunology. The first three years of the curriculum are completed on campus, and the final year includes a combination of campus lectures and lab instruction while you complete a clinical internship.
Medical laboratory scientists perform tests and procedures that doctors order to detect abnormalities and properly diagnose medical conditions. Jobs for graduates with a medical laboratory science degree are in high demand in the Lake Area because of a growing need for health care professionals trained in the proper methods of working with infectious specimens and caustic materials.