Academics

    MLT

    MLT 101  Introduction to Medical Lab Technology  (2-0-2)
    Offered Fall Semester
    This course provides an introduction to laboratory medicine, including techniques for routine laboratory procedures, medical terminology, safety and an overview of each area within the laboratory.

    MLT 105  Medical Microbiology  (3-3-4)
    Offered Fall Semester
    Co-requisite:  MLT 101
    This course provides a survey of organisms encountered in the clinical microbiology laboratory, including sterilization and disinfection techniques.

    MLT 108  Urinalysis & Body Fluids  (2-3-3)
    Offered Summer Semester
    Prerequisite:  MLT 101
    This course introduces the routine analysis and clinical significance of urine and other body fluids.

    MLT 110  Hematology  (3-3-4)
    Offered Spring Semester
    Prerequisite:  MLT 101
    This course provides a study of the basic principles of hematology including hemoglobins, hematocrits, white and red counts and identification of blood cells.

    MLT 115  Immunology  (2-3-3)
    Offered Fall Semester
    Co-requisite:  MLT 101
    This course provides a study of the immune system, disease states and the basic principles of immunological testing.

    MLT 120  Immunohematology  (3-3-4)
    Offered Spring Semester
    Prerequisite:  MLT 101
    This course introduces the theory and practice of blood banking, including the ABO, Rh and other blood group systems, compatibility testing and HDN.

    MLT 130  Clinical Chemistry  (3-3-4)
    Offered Fall Semester
    Co-requisite:  MLT 101
    This course focuses on the study of nutritional, functional and excretional chemicals in blood and body fluids including testing techniques and clinical significance.

    MLT 205  Advanced Microbiology  (3-3-4)
    Offered Spring Semester
    Prerequisite:  MLT 105
    This course provides a detailed study of microorganisms and the currently accepted procedures for the identification of these microorganisms in the clinical laboratory.

    MLT 210  Advanced Hematology  (3-3-4)
    Offered Summer Semester
    Prerequisite:  MLT 110
    This course provides a study of the diseases of blood cells and other hematologic procedures including coagulation.

    MLT 230  Advanced Clinical Chemistry  (3-3-4)
    Offered Spring Semester
    Prerequisite:  MLT 130
    This course includes advanced theory, principles and instrument techniques used in clinical chemistry.

    MLT 241  Medical Lab Transition  (2-3-3)
    Offered Summer Semester
    Prerequisites:  MLT 101, MLT 110, MLT 115, MLT 120, MLT 205, MLT 230
    This course correlates laboratory procedures and concepts with emphasis on higher level cognitive applications.

    MLT 251  Clinical Experience I  (1-12-5)
    Offered Fall Semester
    Prerequisites:  MLT 108, MLT 115, MLT 120, MLT 205, MLT 210, MLT 230
    This course provides an integrated, clinically based rotation, which correlates cognitive and technical skills in selected areas of the clinical laboratory.

    MLT 252  Clinical Experience II  (1-12-5)
    Offered Fall Semester
    Prerequisites:  MLT 108, MLT 115, MLT 120, MLT 205, MLT 210, MLT 230
    Co-requisite:  MLT 251
    This course provides an integrated, clinically-based rotation which correlates cognitive and technical skills in selected areas of the clinical laboratory.

    MLT 253  Clinical Experience III  (1-12-5)
    Offered Spring Semester
    Prerequisites:  MLT 108, MLT 115, MLT 120, MLT 205, MLT 210, MLT 230 
    This course provides an integrated, clinically based rotation, which correlates cognitive and technical skills in selected areas of the clinical laboratory.

    MLT 254  Clinical Experience IV  (1-12-5)
    Offered Spring Semester
    Prerequisites:  MLT 108, MLT 115, MLT 120, MLT 205, MLT 210, MLT 230 
    This course provides an integrated, clinically based rotation, which correlates cognitive and technical skills in selected areas of the clinical laboratory.