The Medical Laboratory Science program is accredited by:
National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences5600 North River Road, Suite 720Rosemont, IL 60018Phone: (773) 714-8880Fax: (773) 714-8886
The NAACLS web site can be found at http://www.naacls.org.
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 DirectorSchool of Health Related ProfessionsUniversity of Mississippi Medical Center2500 North State St.Jackson, MS 39216-4505Phone: (601) 984-6309