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MLT to MLS Online Degree Program
MLS Bridge Program
HemacytometerSickle CellMicro Colony Count plates

Manual cell counts are performed daily on various body fluids using a hemocytometer.

Vinh Nguyen performs a sickle cell screen test on a patient's blood.

Microbiologists play a vital role in discovering the pathogen causing the infection

The MLT to MLS Bridge program offers an online Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Laboratory Science for ASCP certified, working Medical Laboratory Technicians (MLT).  This program is offered by the School of Allied Health in Medical Laboratory Science (MLS) at ULM.  The MLS Bridge program consists of prerequisite general education and science courses and online professional MLS courses specific to laboratory science.

Medical Laboratory Technicians who are certified by the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP), who are licensed (if applicable) by the state in which they practice, who are currently working in a medical laboratory, and who meet the program application requirements are eligible for enrollment.




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Why Bridge to a MLS????

  • Bachelor of Science degree

  • Increase earning potential $$$

  • Advance in the laboratory profession (supervisors)

  • Broaden knowledge in Medical Laboratory Science