2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Oct 17, 2019  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

Medical Technology (B.S.)


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Major Requirements


Students who wish to pursue a career in Medical Technology may do so by entering a 15 month clinical laboratory program following graduation. A B.S. in Biology, with the following courses, or a B.S. in Biology with a concentration in Microbiology with the addition of BCH404 , MET301  and MET302  is required. Entrance requirements also include a cumulative GPA of 2.5 and a GPA of 2.5 in science and math courses.

Note:


Upon completion of the clinical internship, the student receives a B.S. in Medical Technology and is eligible to sit for the American Society of Clinical Pathology national exam in order to become a registered Medical Technologist.

Degree Plan


Degree Plan for Medical Technology (B.S.)

 

Fall

Spring

First Year
 
 
UNV101: University Seminar I (3 credits) &
FYT100: First Year Transitions (1 credit)
X
 
BIO111: General Biology I & Lab (4 credits)
X
 
CHM113: General Chemistry I & Lab (4 credits)
X
 
Core Course (3 credits)
X
 
UNV102: University Seminar II (3 credits)
 
X
BIO112: General Biology II & Lab (4 credits)
 
X
CHM114: General Chemistry II & Lab (4 credits)
 
X
MTH191: Applied Calculus (3 credits) or MTH 201: Calculus I (4 credits)
 
X
Second Year
 
 
RTS225: Quest for the Ultimate (3 credits) or
PHL225: Quest for the Good Life (3 credits) (one each semester)
X
X
BIO220: Cell Biology and Chemistry & Lab (4 credits)
X
 
CHM205: Organic Chemistry I & Lab (4 credits)
X
 
Core Course (3 credits)
X
 
Core Course (3 credits)
X
X
BIO210: Microbiology & Lab (4 credits) or
BIO253: Genetics: Classical, Molecular and Population & Lab (4 credits) (one Spring second year and one Fall third year)
 
X
CHM206: Organic Chemistry II & Lab (4 credits)
 
X
STA173: Statistical Methods (3 credits)
 
X
Third Year
 
 
PHY201: General Physics I & Lab (4 credits)
X
 
BIO210: Microbiology & Lab (4 credits) or
BIO253: Genetics: Classical, Molecular and Population & Lab (4 credits) (one Spring second year and one Fall third year)
X
 
Core Course (3 credits)
X
 
Core Course (3 credits)
X
X
Core Course (3 credits)
X
X
PHY202: General Physics II & Lab (4 credits)
 
X
BIO330: Pathogenic Microorganisms & Lab (4 credits)
 
X
Fourth Year
 
 
BCH403: Advanced Biochemistry (4 credits)
X
 
BIO340: Immunology (4 credits)
X
 
BIO420: Immunology (3 credits) or
BIO460: Virology (3 credits) (one each semester)
X
X
BIO450: Pathophysiology (3 credits)
X
X
MET301: Clinical Laboratory Practicum I (3 credits)
X
 
MET302: Clinical Laboratory Practicum II (3 credits)
 
X
BIO471: Biology Capstone (3 credits)
 
X
BCH404: Advanced Biochemistry (4 credits)
 
X

*Suggested Plan to Complete Degree Requirements


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