Medical Laboratory Science professionals generate, interpret and report test results vital in making a timely and accurate diagnosis. Attention to detail and problem solving skills are highly valued in this profession.
Why Study Medical Laboratory Science?
Laboratory technologists work as a part of medical and research teams. Medical laboratory scientists have an aptitude and wide interest in the physical and biological sciences. They analyze body fluids and other compounds and perform tests using specialized equipment to diagnose disease and monitor treatment.
Illinois State's preferred filing period for freshman students for the fall semester is September 1-November 15. Applying early is encouraged, as the University must limit enrollment due to space at the University and in specific majors/programs. Visit the Office of Admissions to apply today!
Plans of Study and Progress Tracking
This information is based on requirements for the academic year(s) indicated. Students should consult the catalog year they were admitted under for their academic requirements.
Illinois State's preferred filing period for fall transfer students is September 1-January 15. For the spring semester, the preferred filing period is from April 1-August 1. You are encouraged to apply early in the preferred filing period for best consideration for admission into competitive majors. Visit the Office of Admissions to apply today!
Middle 50% GPA
3.00 - 3.60
General Chemistry I (CHE 140)
General Chemistry II (CHE 141)
Introduction to molecular and cellular biology (BSC 197)