We are the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry at the University of Alberta, one of the world’s elite academic health sciences centres, where top students are taught by award-winning educators and mentored by renowned scientists in a dynamic learning environment.
We conduct our teaching, research and patient care in accordance with the highest international standards. We work with our partners in education, research and health care for the greater good of the local, regional and global community.
Outstanding areas of medical research at the University of Alberta include diabetes, obesity, virology, heart disease, motor control and rehabilitation, protein structure and function, and transplantation.
The Medical Laboratory Science program at the University of Alberta has a preprofessional year that is required before admission to the program.
In the preprofessional year, students will obtain a good basic science background reflecting the disciplines of medical laboratory science. Upon completion of this year, students will:
The current course requirements are listed below. Please see the University of Alberta calendar for full course descriptions.
These preprofessional courses are available in many post-secondary campuses. See the MLS conversion chart for alternative Alberta institutions or visit the Alberta Council on Admission and Transfer website.
Medical Laboratory Science
University of Alberta
11405 87 Ave NW
Edmonton, AB T6G 1C9