Curriculum

Prerequisite "Pre-Professional" Courses
BIO 1210 (4) OR 1610 (3) OR 2020 (3)  Biology OR Cell Biology
2030 (3) OR 2210 (3) Genetics OR Human Genetics
2325 (4) Human Anatomy
2420 (4) Human Physiology
CHEM 1210/1215 (5)
1220/1225 (5)

General Chemistry I & Lab
General Chemistry II & Lab

2310 (4) Organic Chemistry I (lab not required)
3510 (3) Biological Chemistry I (lab not required)
MATH 1050 (4) College Algebra
1040 (3) OR 1070 (3) Introduction to Statistices and Probability OR Introduction to Statistical Inference
COMM * 1010 (3) OR Speech
1020 (3) OR Public Speaking
2110 (3) Intro to Interpersonal Communication
* Any COMM course will meet the requirement
Note: All students are expected to be knowledgeable in word processing and internet search skills.
Professional Curriculum
These courses are taken after students are admitted to the MLS Program.
JUNIOR YEAR
MDLB 3600 (1) Basic Techniques in Clinical Laboratory Science (F)
3850 (2) Body Fluids (F)
4100 (2), 4110 (1) Clinical Immunology & Lab (F)
4300 (3), 4310 (2) Clinical Hematology & Lab (F)
4500 (2), 4510 (1) Pathogenic Microbiology & Lab (F)
4620 (2) Parasitology/Mycology (F)
MDLB 4200 (4), 4210 (1) Clinical Chemistry & Lab (S)
4320 (2) Hemostasis (S)
4400 (3), 4410 (2) Clinical Immunohematology & Lab (S)
4600 (2), 4610 (3) Diagnostic Microbiology & Lab (S)
4511 (2) Molecular Diagnostics (Half Semester - Summer)
SENIOR YEAR-CLINICAL ROTATIONS
MDLB 5100 (1) Principles of Education and Research Design (F)
5130 (1) Principles of Laboratory Management (F)
5200 (3), 5210 (1) Applied Clinical Chemistry I & II
5300 (3), 5310 (1) Applied Clinical Hematology I & II
5320 (1) Applied Hemostasis
5400 (3) Applied Clinical Immunohematology
5500 (3), 5510 (1) Applied Clinical Microbiology I & II
5530 (1) Applied Clinical Immunology
5531 (1) Applied Molecular Diagnostics
5900 (1) OR 5910 (1) Clinical Correlations OR Study Abroad

 

Comprehensive Exam
At the completion of the MLS Program, students must successfully pass a departmental comprehensive exam.