2019-2020 Catalog

Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Science

The Medical Laboratory Science (MLS) courses are listed.

Required: 126 credits (36 of which must be numbered 300 or above, and 60 credits of which must be from a four-year institution) including:

I. Essential Studies Requirements (see University ES listing).

II. MLS Curriculum Requirements:

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman Year
First SemesterCredits
ENGL 110 College Composition I 3
BIOL 150
150L
General Biology I
and General Biology I Laboratory
4
CHEM 121
121L
General Chemistry I
and General Chemistry I Laboratory
4
MATH 103 College Algebra 3
 Credits14
Second Semester
COMM 110 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
CHEM 122
122L
General Chemistry II
and General Chemistry II Laboratory
4
ENGL 130 Composition II: Writing for Public Audiences 3
BIOL 151 General Biology II 3
Arts & Humanities Elective (Global Diversity Category) 3
 Credits16
Sophomore Year
First Semester
ANAT 204 Anatomy for Paramedical Personnel 3
MLS 101 Orientation to Medical Laboratory Sciences 2
COMM 212 Interpersonal Communication 3
MBIO 202 Introductory Medical Microbiology Lecture 3
Soc Sci Elective (Introduction to Psychology Recommended) 3
 Credits14
Second Semester
CHEM 340
340L
Survey of Organic Chemistry
and Survey of Organic Chemistry Laboratory
5
MLS 234 Human Parasitology 2
MLS 234L Human Parasitology Laboratory 1
PPT 301 Human Physiology 4
Soc Sci Elective (US Diversity Category) 3
 Credits15
Junior Year
First Semester
Professional Curriculum Year 1  
MLS 301 Immunology 3
MLS 325 Hematology 3
MLS 325L Hematology Laboratory 2
MLS 336 Laboratory Calculations 1
Soc Sci Elect (Introduction to Sociology Recommended) 3
Arts & Humanities Elective (Fine Arts Category) 3
 Credits15
Second Semester
MLS 340 Molecular Diagnostics 2
MLS 340L Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory 1
MLS 380 Professional Issues in Clinical Laboratory Science 1
MLS 394 Medical Microbiology 2
BMB 301 Biochemistry 3
MGMT 300 Principles of Management 3
Arts & Humanities (Humanities Category) 3
 Credits15
Senior Year
First Semester
Professional Curriculum Year 2  
 Credits0
Summer
MLS 471 Clinical Chemistry I 2
MLS 472 Pre-analytical Skills 1
MLS 473 Clinical Hemostasis I 2
MLS 474 Clinical Urinalysis I 2
MLS 477 Clinical Immunohematology I 1
MLS 477L Clinical Immunohematology I Lab 1
MLS 478 Clinical Microbiology I 2
MLS 479 Clinical Hematology I 2
 Credits13
Fall
MLS 480 Clinical Immunohematology II 2
MLS 481 Clinical Chemistry II 2
MLS 483 Clinical Hemostasis II 1
MLS 484 Clinical Microbiology II 2
MLS 485 Clinical Urinalysis II 1
MLS 487 Medical Mycology 1
MLS 488 Clinical Hematology II 2
MLS 489 Clinical Body Fluids 1
 Credits12
Spring
MLS 490 Financial and Quality Management of the Clinical Laboratory 3
MLS 491 Clinical Chemistry III 2
MLS 492 Clinical Immunohematology III 2
MLS 494 Clinical Immunology 1
MLS 495 Clinical Microbiology III 2
MLS 498 Clinical Hematology III 2
 Credits12
 Total Credits126

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