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Medical Laboratory Technology

A QUICK INTRO

Fascinated by science, chemistry and lab testing? Want a secure job in the world of healthcare that doesn't involve much patient interaction? This program may be the perfect fit for you.

 

WHAT YOU STUDY

You'll learn mathematical and scientific concepts related to specimen collection, laboratory testing and procedures. We'll also emphasize quality assurance and reporting/recording while interpreting findings involving tissues, blood and body fluids.

 

WHAT YOU CAN DO

Once you successfully complete the examination given by the Board of Certification of the American Society of Clinical Pathology, employment opportunities abound in laboratories at hospitals, physician offices, industry, and research facilities.

 

WHAT YOU CAN EARN

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Admission Criteria Transfer Agreements

COURSE INFORMATION

Click on title for course description. For your convenience, the following listing includes only credit hours for each course. For a comprehensive listing of classroom, lab and clinical hours for each course, click on this PDF.

 

FALL SEMESTER 1

Prefix No. Title Credit
ACA 111 College Student Success 1
ENG 111  Writing & Inquiry 3
MAT 143 Quantitative Literacy 3
MLT 110 Introduction to MLT 3
MLT 116 Anatomy & Medical Terminology 5
MLT 118 Medical Lab Chemistry 3
    Totals 18

 

SPRING SEMESTER 1

MLT 111 Urinalysis & Body Fluids 2
MLT 120 Hematology/Hemostasis I 4
MLT 126 Immunology & Serology 2
MLT 140 Introduction to Microbiology 3
MLT 253 MLT Practicum I (Phlebotomy Clinic) 3
    Totals 14

 

SUMMER SEMESTER 

ENG 114 Professional Research & Reporting 3
HUM 110 Technology & Society 3
    Totals 6

 

FALL SEMESTER 2

MLT 127 Transfusion Medicine 3
MLT 130 Clinical Chemistry I 4
MLT 220 Hematology/Hemostasis II 3
MLT 240 Special Clinical Microbiology 3
PSY 150 General Psychology 3
    Totals 16

 

SPRING SEMESTER 2

MLT 215 Professional Issues 1
MLT 265 MLT Practicum II 5
MLT 277 MLT Practicum III 8
    Totals 14
Andrea Kennedy
Medical Laboratory Technology and Phlebotomy Program Coordinator/Instructor
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Adjunct Instructor - Medical Laboratory Technology

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