School of Health Professions

Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Sciences

Application deadline

Admission Requirements

  • Admissions application, fee, transcripts, and all required documents must be received by the deadline in order to be considered on-time and eligible for review. 

Application and Fee

Required Semester Hours Subject TCCNS Course
3 English Composition I ENGL 1301
3 English Composition II ENGL 1302
3 College Algebra or higher level math course MATH 1314
3 U.S. History I HIST 1301
3 U.S. History II HIST 1302
3 Federal Government GOVT 2305
3 Texas Government GOVT 2306
4 General Chemistry I with lab CHEM 1411
4 General Chemistry II with lab CHEM 1412
4 Biology I with lab BIOL 1406
4 Biology II BIOL 1407
4 Microbiology with lab (for science majors) BIOL 2421
3 General Physiology or Human Physiology (upper division) *
3 Philosophy, language, humanities, or English literature
3 Any arts, drama or music
3 Any psychology or sociology course

Coursework Notes

* General or Human Physiology (3 SCH), OR Human Anatomy and Physiology I & II (BIOL 2301 & BIOL 2302) sequence (6 SCH).

Students are strongly encouraged to have taken courses in Genetics and Statistics to satisfy their elective prerequisites.

All applicants must complete the program prerequisites listed below and no grade less than "C" will be accepted.

Applicants who are enrolled in college courses at the time of application should submit an official transcript showing courses in progress. An updated transcript must be, upon completion of the courses.

Check course equivalencies for Texas institutions using the Texas Common Course Numbering System (TCCNS) 

International Applicants

Transcripts from institutions outside the United States must be submitted in the original language and accompanied by a NACES Members evaluation agency English translation (course by course).

Applicants from countries where English is not the official language must submit scores on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), the International English Language Testing System (IELTS), or Duolingo English Test. The minimum required scores are: TOEFL 84, IELTS   7.0, or Duolingo115

Scores on TOEFL, IELTS and Duolingo tests taken more than two years prior to the date of application are not acceptable.

Program Information

Please refer to the University Catalog for the most current information. 

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