Medical Laboratory Science
As a medical laboratory scientist, your behind-the-scenes expertise leads to better, more effective medical care. Doctors will rely on your work to make accurate diagnoses and create plans for patients' recovery.
In your first three years at LVC, you’ll take classes on campus. You’ll spend your senior year working in a hospital, gaining lab experience that will help you land a job and forge a career helping others.
Need-based departmental scholarships are available.
Learn More About the Program
Diagnosing an illness can be like unraveling a mystery. Medical laboratory scientists need deep toolkits to do their job. LVC’s program delivers a foundation in biology and chemistry and goes on to explore immunology, genetics, physiology, and more.
Do The Research
Lab science is a hands-on field. At the Neidig-Garber Science Center, you’ll work with advanced instrumentation including mass and infrared spectrometers.
LVC is affiliated with the following clinical programs: Penn State Health, WellSpan York Hospital, and Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences. You might spend your senior year there or at any accredited clinical school.