Medical Laboratory Scientist Program

The Medical Laboratory Scientist Program at DMC University Laboratories is accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS)

The School of Medical Laboratory Scientist is located on the third level of the University Health Center Building of Detroit Receiving Hospital University Health Center.

The program accepts 10 students each year for 41 weeks of practical training. Both degree and non degree students are acceptable, providing admission criteria are met.

DMC University Laboratories School of Medical Laboratory Scientist mission is committed to serving the health care needs of the community, state, and nation by providing quality of education for the Medical Laboratory Scientist profession.

The objective of the program is to provide adequate and meaningful experiences for the student in order to prepare him/her to perform with competence, and to enable him/her to understand the meaning of test results and their significance to the physician and patient and to provide every graduate the opportunity to meet or exceed the requirements necessary for the national certification exam. 

Graduates of the program have a good success rate in passing the MLS(ASCP) exam.  Many of our graduates remain as DMCUL employees and the remainder of the graduates are hired in other hospitals-based and  private laboratories either locally, statewide or out of state.  The career opportunities are numerous for Medical Laboratory Scientists.

The program is dedicated to Fair Practices in Education as set forth by the Committee of Allied Health and Education, January 1978(revised 1979)

Program Director, MLS Joyce Salancy, MS, MT (ASCP)
Medical Director Barbara J. Anderson, M.D 

 
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Program Application (Word) 

Program Application (PDF)  
 
Evaluation from Instructor and Employer (Word) 

Evaluation from Instructor and Employer (PDF)