As a medical laboratory scientist, you will perform laboratory tests using sophisticated instrumentation to help diagnose diseases and monitor treatments. University of the Sciences’ BS program in medical laboratory science is one of the few hospital based programs in the region directed by a certified medical laboratory scientist, and focused on the science behind the medicine. Completing the program will help you understand and appreciate the responsibilities of medical laboratory scientists and fully prepare you to enter the profession as soon as you graduate.
Medical laboratory scientists, also known as a medical
technologists or clinical laboratory scientists, are like medical detectives, searching for clues to a patient’s diagnosis, often working against the clock to assist in saving the lives of patients. You’ll work in a clinical laboratory setting with state-of-the-art instrumentation and technology alongside other members of a health care team in establishing and monitoring new patient testing and ensuring quality patient care.
Examples of such work include:
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