MLS Program Application

This form is to be used by all students applying to the Medical Laboratory Science program. This includes current Mercy College students, students from affiliated and non-affiliated institutions, and those who already hold appropriate Bachelors or higher degrees.

This application consists of the seven sections identified below and will take approximately 30-60 minutes to complete.

Before you begin this application, please have the following information available in order to be able to complete all sections:

  • Applicable health care licensures & certificates
  • Employment history (last 3 positions)
  • Current Course Schedule*
  • Planned Course Schedule
  • Academic Record (Biology/Microbiology/Zoology courses; Chemistry/Biochemistry courses; Mathematics/Physics/Statistics courses)
  • Name, title and contact info for three (3) references
  • Essay (500 word max) describing your career goals and why you are choosing a career in Medical Laboratory Science.

*This step is only for students who are NOT currently attending Mercy College.

If you are unable to complete the entire application at one time, please use the links below to begin the next section of the application. Each section of the application is saved separately when you click on “Proceed to Next Step”. Incomplete sections will not be saved. Once you click “Proceed to Next Step”, no changes to the section can be made.

  1. Applicant's Information (Contact info, employment history, certifications, etc.)
  2. Current Course Schedule (for non-Mercy College students only)
  3. Planned Course Schedule
  4. Academic Record - Biology/Microbiology/Zoology courses
  5. Academic Record - Chemistry/Biochemistry courses
  6. Academic Record - Mathematics/Physics/Statistics courses
  7. References & Essay



Once you have completed your application, you will receieve an email to be forwarded to your selected references. If you do not receive this email, please contact your references and direct them to fill out and submit the MLS Applicant Reference Form before October 15.