MLS Degree Advancement Option

Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Science

Medical Laboratory Technicians and Clinical Laboratory Technicians interested in pursuingMelanie working in blood bank a Bachelor of Science Degree in Medical Laboratory Science may now apply to the BSMLS Degree Advancement Option (DAO), College of Allied Health Professions, at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC). 

The DAO is available through distance education technology and can be completed on a part-time basis by practicing laboratory professionals. 

Applicants must be pre-approved for enrollment by the CAHP Academic and Student Affairs office. Accepted applicants must have completed a minimum of 77 semester credits hours of specific college prerequisite courses and an accredited MLT or CLT program. Technicians must be registry-eligible or certified. 

The University of Nebraska Medical Center Medical Laboratory Science Program is accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS), 5600 N River Road, Suite 720, Rosemont, IL 60018.