Goals and Competencies

The program vision is to be a nationally recognized program for our high standard of training and high-quality graduates.  

Program goals designed to address the program’s vision and mission are as follows:

  • To graduate versatile medical laboratory scientists prepared to meet the workforce needs in the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the nation.
  • To graduate healthcare practitioners that demonstrates professionalism reflective of the highest ethical standard of the medical laboratory science profession.
  • To provide an educational foundation that can be advanced such as in the areas of administration, academia, advanced healthcare roles, industry and research.