The 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.
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.
Classes are asynchronous, some classes are in a 7-week format some are in a 14-week format. You can log on anytime 24/7 to complete your coursework. Some, but not all tests are proctored using exam proctoring software.
No. your degree will be conferred by the University of Cincinnati, which will also be reflected on your transcripts and degree.
Yes. Our online students are no different from our on-campus students in that way. You get a specific ID that you can use to navigate different systems at UC and for potential student discounts.
The University of Cincinnati is one of the first institutions to offer online courses. Innovation in education is at the forefront of what we do. We have expanded the convenience and quality of our online learning to online degree programs. Today, we offer nearly 100 degrees from undergraduate to doctoral programs.
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