School of Health Professions

Coursework and Accreditation Information

Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Sciences

Our Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Sciences degree program consists of 64 semester credit hours of medical laboratory science courses and clinical practicums taken at UT Health San Antonio. Students must complete the required core curriculum courses and program prerequisites at an accredited institution prior to admission to the program. For more information, please visit the UT Health San Antonio catalog.

Program accreditation

The Medical Laboratory Sciences programs are accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science. Learn more about our accreditation.

Institutional accreditation

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, also called UT Health San Antonio, is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral degrees. UT Health San Antonio also may offer credentials such as certificates and diplomas at approved degree levels. Questions about the accreditation of UT Health San Antonio may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404)-679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website,