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Bachelor's degree in Medical Laboratory Science

Prepare for a career in medical technology or clinical laboratories where you will discover the presence or absence of disease and provide vital healthcare data.

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Bachelor's degree in Medical Laboratory Science

B.A. and B.S. in medical laboratory science

Medical laboratory science professionals (also know as medical technology or clinical laboratory scientists) are highly skilled scientists who discover the presence or absence of disease and generate vitally important data for identifying and treating cancer, heart disease, diabetes and many other health conditions.


The K-State difference

The department of biochemistry and molecular biophysics has 14 large research facilities on campus, including the Biomolecular NMR Facility for nuclear magnetic resonance studies.

K-State's undergraduate degrees also include specialized tracks in medical biochemistry (B.A. and B.S.) and molecular biophysics (B.S.). The B.S. program requires more science-based work while the B.A. requires two years of advanced language.

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More than 90 percent of students find relevant jobs or choose to continue their education within three months of graduation.


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The Career Center offers an extensive career library, free assessments for exploring major/careers, job search training, career advising, employer connections, and a staff dedicated to assisting students in the career development process.



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At a public research university like K-State, you'll have direct access to research opportunities from the start. K-State undergraduates have studied sustainable energy, cancer cells, musical lyrics and many other topics alongside nationally renowned faculty at K-State's 90-plus research centers.

K-State students studying abroad

Studying in another country not only allows you to experience the wonders of another culture, but it also broadens your horizons and makes you a stronger citizen in our global society. There are more than 85 countries currently participating in K-State's education abroad programs!

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Whether you are interested in a career in human or animal health, K-State is a great place to start the journey toward becoming a healthcare professional. You will have a dedicated health professions advisor who will help you navigate the professional school application process for your chosen healthcare field.

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Did you know that K-State pre-law students are accepted into law school at a rate substantially exceeding the national average? In preparing for law school, you will work with a dedicated pre-law advisor and select the major of your choice in any department in any college within the university.

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