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Medical Laboratory Technology-AAS

The Medical Laboratory Technology program prepares the graduate to function in a variety of settings, including hospital, clinical reference, crime, environmental health, and research laboratories. Other settings may include physicians' clinics and state and regional blood donation centers. The MLT program is fully accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS). Program accredited by the NAACLS, 5600 N. River Road, Suite 720; Rosemont, IL 60018; 773-714-8800; www.NAACLS.ORG.

**Admittance into the second year of the program is limited to the number of affiliate hospitals and is based upon completion of first year courses and selective admission criteria. **

Area of Study

Medical Laboratory Technology



Total Program

72 Credit Hours

The fourth digit in the course number indicates the number of credit hours. 

University Requirement - 1 or 3 hours

University Requirement Department
The 3-hour credit course is required for students who must take at least one remedial course.  Students who are not required to take a remedial course may take the 3-hour credit course.  In both situations, the courses (1-hour or 3-hour) count toward electives.
UNIV 1001 Principles of Academic Success I University
UNIV 1003 Principles of Academic Success III University

First Year 

First Semester - 17 hours

First Year, First Semester Department
ENG 1003 Freshman English I English
CHEM 1014 General Chemistry I Chemistry
MATH 1013 Technical Mathematics A, B, C, D, E, J, M and V Mathematics
CIS 1503 Microcomputer Applications I Computer Information Systems
BIOL 1014 Principles of Biology Biological Science

Second Semester - 17 hours

First Year, Second Semester Department
ENG 1013 Freshman English II English
ZOOL 1014 Basic Human Anatomy and Physiology Zoology
BIOL 2104 Microbiology Biological Science
MLT 1203 Orientation to the Clinical Lab Medical Laboratory Technology
First Year, Second Semester Department
Choose one course below. 
PSY 2013 Introduction to Psychology Psychology
SOC 2213 Principles of Sociology Sociology

Second Year

Summer Session II Only (6 Weeks) - 6 hours

Second Year, Summer Session II Department
MLT 2213 Clinical Microscopy Medical Laboratory Technology
MLT 2223 Clinical Practicum I Medical Laboratory Technology

First Semester (Fall Only) - 16 hours

Second Year, First Semester Department
MLT 2254 Clinical Chemistry Medical Laboratory Technology
MLT 2244 Clinical Practicum II Medical Laboratory Technology
MLT 2234 Clinical Hematology Medical Laboratory Technology
MLT 2264 Clinical Practicum III Medical Laboratory Technology

Second Semester (Spring Only) - 16 hours

Second Year, Second Semester Department
MLT 2274 Clinical Microbiology Medical Laboratory Technology
MLT 2284 Clinical Practicum IV Medical Laboratory Technology
MLT 2294 Clinical Serology/Immunohematology Medical Laboratory Technology
MLT 2314 Clinical Practicum V Medical Laboratory Technology

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