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Kellogg Community College

Program Guide: Medical Laboratory Science

First Year

First Semester
ENGL 151 3
MATH 124 4
BIOL 110 4
CHEM 100 4
15
Second Semester
ENGL 152 3
MATH 130 3
BIOL 201 4
Social Science elective 3
World Perspectives elective 3
16
 

Second Year

First Semester
BIOL 202 4
Social Science elective 3
Elective 3
Humanities elective 3
U.S. Diversity elective 3
16
Second Semester
Humanities elective 3
Elective 3
BIOL 205 4
PHYS 109 3
Elective 3
16
 

NOTES:

  • Degree offered:  B.S.
  • This guide fulfills the Michigan Transfer Agreement (MTA).  Social science electives must be selected from different disciplines.  Humanities electives must be selected from different disciplines.  Please check with your community college advisor for additional associate degree requirements.  GVSU will still honor the MACRAO agreement.
  • World Perspectives electives:  ANTH 200, BUAD 115, FREN 202, HIST 201, HIST 250, HIST 260, LITE 205, LITE 206, POSC 210, POSC 211, SPAN 202
  • U.S. Diversity electives:  HIST 240, LITE 240, SOCI 202, SOCI 203, SOCI 204

Students in clinical laboratory sciences may choose from three areas of specialty: cytotechnology, histotechnology, and medical technology. Within these specialties, students may choose either the 3+1 or the 4+1 plan. In the 3+1 plan, students take the clinical practicum (30 semester hours) during their senior year. In the 4+1 plan, the clinical practicum is post-baccalaureate.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

There are many employment opportunities for clinical laboratory scientists in laboratories in university centers, hospitals, governmental agencies, physicians' offices, industry, research, and sales. Advanced training opportunities in specialty areas are also available.

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