Medical Laboratory Science Courses

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MLS 302 Introduction to Hematology and Clinical Laboratory Methods
This on-campus course includes the theory and basic principles of laboratory procedures in Hematology and Urinalysis areas of the clinical laboratory. Students will also be introduced to the use of the laboratory test data to detect possible disease.

Students interested in taking MLS 302 Introduction to Hematology and Clinical Laboratory Methods for 2 semester credit hours, offered in the Spring, will need to complete the CAHP Non-degree Seeking student application for the Spring semester. Please see below for the Spring application open and close dates. Please note, that the application requires that you indicate a proctor. Since you do not need a proctor for this course, you can input your own name and email address. An automatic email will be sent to you from the system asking you to complete a recommendation, but you can disregard this email. You will be charged the UNMC undergraduate tuition and fees for this course, not the tuition and fees listed below. The current tuition and fees can be found on the MLS Tuition & Fees page. This course is taught on the UNMC Campus.

MLS 404 Immunology (3 credit hours) FALL, SPRING
This online course includes the theory and application of basic concepts in immunology, immunopathology, and immunologic testing methods.  Topics of study include the cells, proteins and chemicals involved in the immune system.  Immune disorders such as hypersensitivity, autoimmunity, immunodeficiency and protein abnormalities are addressed, as well as transplant and tumor immunology, immunologic testing methods and flow cytometry. Prerequisites: None