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Medical Laboratory Technology

Associate in Applied Science Degree
68 Semester Credit Hours; Curriculum: 0280

General Education Requirements:

Credit Hours

Area A — 

Communications

 

 

EGL 101

3

 

One course from: EGL 102, EGL 111, EGL 212, SPE 103

3

Area B — 

Mathematics

0

 

(No course needed)

 

Area C — 

Science

8

 

BIO 131 and 132

 

Area D — 

Social and Behavioral Sciences

3

 

One course from a social or behavioral science discipline

 

Area E — 

Humanities/Fine Arts

3

 

One course from a humanities or fine arts discipline

 

Area F — 

Contemporary Global Studies*

0-3

 

One course that satisfies Contemporary Global Studies requirement

 

Total General Education Requirements:

20

   

Major Requirements:

Credit Hours

MLT 105 Introduction to Health Care Issues

1

MLT 106 Basic Skills in Medical Laboratory Technology

2

MLT 111 Hematology

4

MLT 112 Urinalysis and Body Fluids

2

MLT 113 Immunohematology—Blood Bank

4

MLT 115 Coagulation

1

MLT 117 Immunology/Serology

1

MLT 210 Clinical Practicum I

2

MLT 215 Clinical Chemistry

4

MLT 220 Clinical Practicum II

2

MLT 221 Clinical Practicum III

2

MLT 225 Medical Microbiology

4

MLT 230 Clinical Practicum IV

2

MLT 231 Clinical Practicum V

2

MLT 235 Applications in Laboratory Practice

3

BIO 151 Microbiology

4

CHM 121 General College Chemistry I

4

CHM 122 General College Chemistry II

4

Total Major Requirements:

48


Total Semester Credit Hours for Associate in Applied Science Degree:

68



*Students may take a Contemporary Global Studies course that satisfies both Area F and another Area requirement.

 

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IMPORTANT DATES


September 1
Labor Day holiday. College closed.

September 2
Last day to submit proof of residency, business service agreements and chargebacks/joint agreements.

September 21
Last day to withdraw from 16-week courses and have course dropped from record.

September 22
Last day to change to audit for 16-week courses.

July 31
Classes end.

October 5
Incomplete (I) grades from summer 2014 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

October 10
Last day for filing Graduation Petitions.

October 26
Last day to withdraw with a "W" from 16-week courses; Students will receive a grade in all courses in which they are enrolled after October 26.

November 11
Veterans Day holiday. College closed.

November 19
Registration opens for spring 2015 semester.

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