Medical Laboratory Science


  • Center City Campus
  • College of Health Professions

Degree Earned

  • Bachelor of Science

Program Type

  • On Campus

Medical laboratory scientists work behind the scenes in laboratories to provide clinicians with test results needed to diagnose, treat, and manage their patients’ conditions. Blood, body fluids, and other patient specimens are analyzed using manual methods and state-of-the-art instrumentation to test for conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, infection, anemia, and leukemia.

Program Options

  • 3+2 BS/MS Dual Degree (East Falls)
  • 2-Year BS
  • 1-Year BS
  • Combined BS/MS
  • Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) to Medical Laboratory Science (MLS) BS


Learn about the classes and schedule options available for completing your degree.



Barbara M. Goldsmith, PhD, FACB Clinical Professor, Pathology, Anatomy and Cell Biology, SKMC
Chair and Professor, Medical Laboratory Sciences & Biotechnology, JCHP
Director, Point of Care and Quality Management

Joy Gould, MS, SBB(ASCP)C, BB, CQIA(ASQ), CPHQ Director, Academic & Corporate Initiatives
Teaching Assistant Professor

Valerie Jalicke, MS Assistant Professor
Program Director, Medical Laboratory Science