The forecast for job opportunities in the field of medical laboratory science and technology is excellent in the coming years. In fact, the Bureau of Labor Statistics indicates that such employment is expected to grow faster than the average for all occupations. The majority of growth will occur in the hospital setting, yet employment is also expected to grow rapidly in medical and diagnostic laboratories, offices of physicians and other healthcare services.
As a medical laboratory science major, you can play a vital role in making the practice of modern medicine possible. In order to fulfill the requirements for the medical laboratory science major, you will spend three years of study on campus and your final year in professional training at the Cleveland Clinic in preparation for a career in a number of fields.
Graduates with a medical laboratory science degree from the University of Mount Union have the classroom and laboratory essentials required for functional learning and have gained the competence that is critical to high-quality health care.