Careers: Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Science

Careers: Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Science
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Spring 2024 Info Session

Join us on September 27, 2023 for the Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Science information session. Learn more about the program and get a chance to speak with Erin Rumpke, Program Director, and other faculty members of the program.


Apply now and save the $50 application fee. Start your journey today.

Money Icon Career Outlook

The online Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Science degree can help you position yourself for success in a variety of work environments, including management and leadership roles in diverse health care settings.

With laboratories across the nation facing shortages of medical laboratory scientists, there has never been a better time to earn your bachelor’s degree and advance your career – according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, medical laboratory scientist jobs are projected to grow 11% from 2020 to 2030, faster than the average for all occupations. In addition, as of May 2021, the average wage for a medical laboratory scientist is $77,000 annually.

Opportunities After Graduation:
  • Medical laboratory scientist
  • Medical laboratory management
  • Clinical supervisor
  • Research and development
  • Forensics
  • Technical specialist
  • Education and instruction
  • Laboratory information specialist
Occupation Median Wage Projected Growth
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists $99,930 11%
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians $57,380 4-7%
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists $57,380 4-7%
Clinical Research Coordinators $144,440 4-7%
Forensic Science Technicians $63,740 11%