Welcome to Clinical Laboratory Science

CLS lab shotWELCOME to the exciting and challenging world of Clinical Laboratory Science. Through this UW-L program WEB page, we hope to

  • Introduce you to the scope of practice of the Clinical Laboratory Scientist
  • Help you to decide if this would be a wise career choice for you
  • Encourage you to select UW-L for this major

The program at UW-L will provide you with a strong basic science background that will be required in order for you to advance to the pre-clinical course work offered on campus and to progress to the clinical education component offered in the hospital-accredited (National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science, NAACLS) program.CSL Lab shot

The excellent facilities in the Health Science Center will augment your learning. The pre-clinical courses are taught by certified clinical laboratory scientists, thus ensuring relevancy of the material presented. Small class size allows the necessary one-on-one attention required in the learning process.

We hope you enjoy your journey as you explore our program and profession….try us out!