Medical Laboratory Science

Medical Laboratory Science BS Degree Fast Track Program (Open to South Carolina Residents Only)

About the Medical Laboratory Science Fast Track Program

Students desiring acceptance to the program in medical laboratory science should make application to the department before March 1 for the August class.

Format: Online Program (Open to South Carolina residents only)

The Medical Laboratory Science Online Fast Track program is available to South Carolina residents who have completed a Bachelor of Science degree in biology, chemistry, or a related field. The program consists of an online didactic component and a training experience in a clinical laboratory. It provides students with a high quality academic and professional environment. The program graduate will be able to satisfy eligibility requirements for a professional certification exam at the MLS level. Graduates of the Medical Laboratory Science program will qualify for employment in a variety of settings, and can progress within the clinical laboratory science field to education, supervision or management positions. Students in this track must maintain training support at an approved clinical facility while enrolled in the program. South Carolina students of this program are also eligible to receive tuition assistance as well as clinical training support in some South Carolina hospitals.

Armstrong Edge

With completion time of just 16 months and high demand in the job market, this nationally accredited program truly offers a fast track to your career. Our graduates have a very successful record of Board Certification.


Graduates from this program are currently working or have worked in a wide range of organizations:
  • Memorial University Medical Center
  • St. Joseph’s/Candler Hospital
  • American Red Cross
  • Armstrong Atlantic State University
  • Siemens
  • Bio-Rad
  • Centers for Disease Control
  • Georgia Bureau of Investigation
  • Lewis Cancer and Research Pavilion

State Authorization to provide a program related to the preparation of professionals may not indicate eligibility for certification/licensure in your state. Please consult the appropriate certification/licensure office in your state before enrolling in our program to confirm that your completion of this program will meet your state requirements.

Learn more about this online program