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Medical Laboratory Science Program


Welcome to the Medical Laboratory Science (MLS) Web site!! Thank you for your interest in the oldest allied health program at Morgan State University. Medical Laboratory Science is a very challenging and rewarding major as evidenced by a 100 percent employment of its graduates within one year post-graduation. The MLS students, staff and faculty encourage you to review the information about this dynamic major/profession which produces 70% of the medical data on a patient’s record. Thank you for your interest!!!

2019-2021 Medical Laboratory Science Program Outcomes

Year Graduates *ASCP-BOC Pass Rate **Employment ***Graduation ***Attrition
Year 2019 Graduates 04 *ASCP-BOC Pass Rate 100% **Employment 100% ***Graduation 100% ***Attrition 0
Year 2020 Graduates 02 *ASCP-BOC Pass Rate 100% **Employment 100% ***Graduation 66% ***Attrition 33%
Year 2021# Graduates 06 *ASCP-BOC Pass Rate 75% **Employment 100% ***Graduation 100% ***Attrition 0

The program is accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Medical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS), 5600 N. River Road, Suite 720, Rosemont, IL 60018. (Phone) 773-714-8880, (FAX) 773-714-8886.

#Not all students have taken the BOC exam yet.

*American Society of Clinical Pathology (ASCP) Board of Certification (BOC) examination passing percentage for Examinees within one year post-graduation. NAACLS Benchmark: An average of 75% pass rate within 1 year post-graduation.

**Employment/Placement Rate within 1 year post-graduation. NAACLS Benchmark: An average of 70% within 1 year of graduation.

***Graduation and Attrition Rate. NAACLS Benchmark: An average of 70% of students who began the final half of the Program.