Bachelor of Health ScienceMedical Laboratory Science, Practitioner

Medical lab scientist


The Bachelor of Health Science in Medical Laboratory Science is designed to facilitate students’ acquisition of knowledge, analytical skills and technical expertise in clinical chemistry, medical microbiology, immunohematology, hematology and clinical immunology. The traditional degree program includes two years of general education requirements and biology and chemistry prerequisites. Students apply for the Medical Laboratory Science program in their sophomore year and enter during their junior year for two years of specialized study including a clinical practicum at an affiliated Louisville-area hospital. Upon successful completion of the degree program, graduates are eligible for national Board examinations.

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National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science
5600 N. River Rd, Suite 720
Rosemont IL 60018-5119
Fax: 773.714.8886


Karen Golemboski, Ph.D., MLS (ASCP)CM • 502.272.8387

Mailing Address
Medical Laboratory Science Department
Bellarmine University
2001 Newburg Road
Louisville, KY 40205