Entry Level Traditional Program

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Degree and Accreditation - Entry Level Traditinal

The Medical Laboratory Science program is accredited by:

National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences
5600 North River Road, Suite 720
Rosemont, IL 60018
Phone: (773) 714-8880
Fax: (773) 714-8886

The NAACLS web site can be found at http://www.naacls.org.

Degree completion

Following satisfactory completion of all requirements, the student will be awarded the Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Laboratory Science from the University of Mississippi and is eligible to apply to take a national certification examination to become certified as a Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS) or Medical Technologist (MT). Granting of the degree is not contingent upon passing an external certification or licensure exam.

For more information, contact:

Medical Laboratory Science Program Director
School of Health Related Professions
University of Mississippi Medical Center
2500 North State St.
Jackson, MS 39216-4505
Phone: (601) 984-6309