School of Medical Laboratory Science

Main Campus


1924 Alcoa Highway

Knoxville, TN 37920



Our Services

Learn about the program, get info on applying and discover more about job opportunities for Medical Laboratory Scientists.

For more information, contact Program Director LeeAnne Briggs

Find out when the program starts, what you’ll learn, and the type of certification you’ll receive upon graduation. Learn More

Learn more about two paths to admission into the program, the selection process and how to apply. Learn More

Medical laboratory scientists are in demand across the nation. Find out about the career qualifications and opportunities available to our students. Learn More

Find the names, credentials and contact information for the faculty, staff, and officials who are affiliated with the MLS program. Learn More

One of the leading programs in the State of Tennessee, we’re committed to demonstrating the highest ethical and moral standards, and the utmost in technical competence. Learn More

Your gift to the Francis S. Jones Medical Technology Gift Fund provides much-needed financial assistance for our students. Donate Now

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1924 Alcoa Highway
Knoxville, TN 37920

Where we are

HR Annex, Floor 2


Garage 4, Garage H

Map of The University of Tennessee Medical Center

About Us

The University of Tennessee Medical Center offers a Medical Laboratory Science Program in conjunction with the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. This 50-week nationally accredited certificate program trains students to become professionals who work in clinical labs.

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Accreditation & Recoginition

Program Accomplishments

As reported to NAACLS, our accrediting agency, for the years 2019, 2020, and 2021:

  • 100% graduation rate
  • 0% attrition rate
  • 100% job placement
  • 100% pass rate for the MLS national exam