Curriculum

 

Associate in Applied Science Medical Laboratory Technician

 

 

(Offered at HEC, JFC, MDC, SEC, SMC, WKC)

 

General Education Courses:

 

ENG 101 Writing I................................................................3

 

MAT 110 Applied Mathematics OR..............................................3

 

Higher mathematics course......................................................(3)

 

CHE 130 Introductory General and Biological Chemistry OR.................4

 

Higher Chemistry course.........................................................(3)

 

PSY 110 General Psychology.....................................................3

 

Heritage/Humanities/Foreign language.........................................3

 

COM 181 Basic Public Speaking OR.............................................3

 

COM 252 Introduction to Interpersonal Communication...................(3)

 

Computer Literacy...............................................................0-3

 

Subtotal (18-22)

 

 

 

Core Courses:

 

BIO 135 Basic Anatomy & Physiology with Laboratory*........................4

 

MLT 112 Urinalysis................................................................2

 

MLT 115 Serology.................................................................2

 

MLT 215 Hematology I AND.................................................... 4

 

MLT 216 Hematology II OR......................................................3

 

MLT 217 Fundamentals of Hematology AND..................................(3)

 

MLT 218 Clinical Hematology...................................................(4)

 

MLT 225 Immunohematology I AND............................................2

 

MLT 226 Immunohematology II OR.............................................2

 

MLT 227 Immunohematology...................................................(4)

 

MLT 278 Practicum

 

Option #1................................... .........................4

 

Option #2.............................................................5

 

Subtotal 23-24

 

*BIO 137 & BIO 139 may be substituted for BIO 135

 

 

 

Option I

 

(Offered at SMC, SEC, HEC)

 

BIO 225 Medical Microbiology................................................. 4

 

MLT 101 Introduction to the Clinical Laboratory AND...................... 3

 

PHB 151 Phlebotomy for the Health Care Worker AND..................... 1

 

PHB 152 Phlebotomy: Clinical Experience................................... 1
MLT 205 Clinical Microbiology I AND........................................ 3

 

MLT 206 Clinical Microbiology II.............................................. 2

 

MLT 233 Clinical Chemistry I AND............................................ 3

 

MLT 234 Clinical Chemistry II.................................................. 2

 

MLT 279 Practicum II............................................................4

 

Subtotal 23

 

Total Credit Hours Option I 64-68

 

 

 

Option II

 

(Offered at MDC, WKC)

 

MLT 207 Introduction to Clinical Diagnostic Microbiology..................2

 

PHB 170 Applied Phlebotomy AND............................................3

 

PHB 152 Phlebotomy Clinical Experience......................................1

 

MLT 208 Clinical Diagnostic Microbiology I AND.............................3

 

MLT 209 Clinical Diagnostic Microbiology II...................................2

 

MLT 237 Introduction to Clinical Chemistry AND............................3

 

MLT 238 Advanced Clinical Chemistry..........................................3

 

MLT 290 Practicum II.............................................................5

 

Subtotal 22

 

Total Credit Hours Option II 64-68

 

Electives

 

MLT 119 Applied Laboratory................................................... 3

 

  • SEC MLT Program follows Option I
  • Students Enrolled in the MLT program must achieve a minimum grade of "C" in each of the Medical laboratory technician courses.
  • Students are eligible to apply for various types of financial aid. Call the college for an appointment with the Financial Aid Administrator


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