MS in Medical Laboratory Science Leadership

April 19, 2021
May 10, 2021
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Waived Application Fee Summer Semester 2021The University of Cincinnati Online Master of Science in Medical Laboratory Science Leadership program is designed to provide practicing professionals of medical laboratory science and related fields with additional knowledge, skills, and attributes in leadership, management, education, research and advanced practice methods.

The program coursework and experiences emphasize the competencies required of medical laboratory professionals to serve as leaders and educators in accordance with the standards of ethics and professionalism outlined by The American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science and American Society for Clinical Pathology.

Courses are taught by the best in the industry, including program director, Pat Tille. Dr. Tille writes statements from the International Federation of Biomedical Laboratory Science that are presented to the executive group of the World Health Organization on important international issues. She has also authored and edited the most recent versions of the Bailey & Scott’s Diagnostic Microbiology textbook, which is regarded as a cornerstone of clinical laboratory science. In addition, she has also been nominated as a “remarkable woman” by KELO-TV.

  • 100% online — no campus visits required
  • Opportunity to obtain a national ASCP certification within any laboratory science core (i.e. hematology, immunohematology, microbiology, chemistry or molecular diagnostics)
  • World-class faculty — learn from expert, active leaders in medical laboratory science
  • Growing industry — 42,700 new jobs projected (2016-2026)
  • Part-time flexibility — balance school, work and life responsibilities

What is Medical Laboratory Science Leadership?

Medical Laboratory Science Leadership provides graduate level professionals and scholars the knowledge and skills needed to address the advances in high-complexity and specialized testing, administration and educational needs in the diagnostic laboratory in order to maintain and improve the quality of health care nationwide. Leaders in medical laboratory science must gain unique knowledge, application and understanding of laboratory specific processes, regulations and challenges to meet the needs currently facing the laboratory profession.

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