Clinical Laboratory Science Program Curriculum

  

 

PRE-PROFESSIONAL PHASE

FRESHMAN YEAR

First Semester

Second Semester

 ENGL

101

Composition

3

ENGL

102

Composition

3

 MATH

107

College Algebra and Trig

4

BIOL

120

Organismic Biology

3

 HIST

103

World Civilization I

3

BIOL

121

Organismic Biology Lab

2

 PHED

 

Physical Education

1

CHEM

232

General Chemistry II

4

 CHEM

231

General Chemistry I

4

CHEM

234

General Chemistry Lab

1

 CHEM

233

General Chemistry I Lab

1

HIST

104

World Civilization II    

3

 OREN

100

Growth and Development

1

PHED

 

Physical Education

1

 

 

 

 

OREN

101

Growth & Development

1

 

 

 

17

 

 

 

18

SOPHOMORE YEAR

First Semester

Second Semester

 CHEM

320

Organic Chemistry I

3

CHEM

360

Biochemistry of Cell Regulation

3

 CHEM

322

Organic Chemistry Lab

2

CHEM

361

Introduction in Biotechnology

1

 BIOL

230

Cell and Genetics

3

CSCI

100

Introduction to Computer Concepts

3

 BIOL

231

Cell and Genetics Lab

1

MUSC

208

Music Appreciation

2

 SOCI

240

Intro to Sociology

3

ANPH

202

Human Anatomy and Physiology II

4

 HLSC

209

Health Care Systems

2

HLSC

303

Medical Vocabulary

2

 ANPH

201

Human Anatomy and Physiology I

4

ENGL

327

Public Speaking

3

 

  

 

 

 

  

 

 

  

  

  

18

  

  

  

18

Successful completion of the above courses or their equivalent and a 2.5 CGPA are prerequisites for admission to the professional curriculum.

                                                                             PROFESSIONAL PHASE

JUNIOR YEAR

First Semester

Second Semester

 BIOL

301

General Microbiology

3

MEDT

322

Clinical Microbiology I

3

 BIOL

303

General Microbiology Lab

1

MEDT

323

Clinical Microbiology I Lab

1

 HLSC

311

Research Methods

1

MEDT

325

Clinical Chemistry I

3

 MEDT

330

Intro to Med Tech and Educ

3

MEDT

326

Clinical Chemistry I lab

1

 MEDT

320

Immunology/Serology

3

MEDT

328

Clinical Hematology I

3

 MEDT

321

Serology Lab

1

MEDT

329

Clinical Hematology I Lab

1

 PSYC

270

Intro to Psychology

3

MEDT

420

Immunohematology

3

 PHIL

212

Intro to Humanities

3

MEDT

421

Immunohematology Lab

   1

 

 

 

 

HLSC

411

Clinical Laboratory Management

   1

 

 

 

18

 

 

 

17

SUMMER SESSION

 MEDT

422

Clinical Microbiology II

4

MEDT

428

Clinical Hematology II

3

 MEDT

423

Clinical Microbiology II Lab

1

MEDT

429

Clinical Hematology II Lab

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

9

SENIOR YEAR

First Semester

Second Semester

 MEDT

425

Clinical Chemistry II

3

MEDT

433

Clinical Rotation II

5

 MEDT

426

Clinical Chemistry II Lab

1

MEDT

434

Clinical Rotation III

5

 MEDT

432

Clinical Rotation I

5

MEDT

435

Clinical Rotation IV

5

 MEDT

331

Urinalysis and Body Fluids

3

MEDT

436

Senior Seminar

1

 MEDT

332

Urinalysis and Body Fluids Lab

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

13

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The Clinical Laboratory Sciences Program is accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences( NAACLS), 5600 N. River Road, Suit 720 Rosemont, IL 60018

Clinical Rotation I (Chemistry)

Clinical Rotation II (Bacteriology, Mycology & Parasitology)

Clinical Rotation III (Hematology, Coagulation & Urinalysis/Body Fluids)

Clinical Rotation IV (Immunohematology & Serology)        

Clinical Rotations:  A minimum of four weeks, 40 hours per week to be spent in each rotation at a clinical facility.

* A grade of at least "C" required in these courses, and in all professional courses.

** Strongly recommended, but electives may be substituted upon approval of Clinical Laboratory Sciences Program Director.