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Medical Laboratory Technician

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Curriculum

The Medical Laboratory Technician Program ay Delgado Community College consists of two years of combined general education, required related courses, and the professional MLT courses. The MLTS component of the program begins in January of each year and consists of TWENTY-FOUR MONTHS OF DAY-TIME class work and clinical experiences.

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

Course Number Course Title Credits
ENGL 101 English Composition I   3
MATH 118 Algebra for college Students 3
* Humanities Elective   3

* Refer to Humanities Elective courses listed in the current Delgado Community College Catalog.

REQUIRED RELATED COURSES:

Course Number Course Title Credits
BIOL 161 Intro Anatomy & Physiology 3
BIOL 163 Intro Anatomy & Physiology Lab 1
CHEM 141 General Chemistry 1 3
CHEM 143 General Chemistry 1 Lab 1
BIOL 210 Microbiology 3
BIOL 212 Microbiology Lab 1
SOCI 151        or
PSYC 127
Intro to Sociology / General Psychology 3

NOTE: Science courses over 7 years old may require repetition. Check with the Allied Health Admissions Counselor.

REQUIRED COURSES IN MAJOR:

Course Number Course Title Credits
MLTS 103 Intro to Medical Technology 2
MLTS 207 Hematology I 3
MLTS 208 Hematology II 3
MLTS 220 Immunology / Serology 4
MLTS 230 Practicum I 1
MLTS 240 Clinical Chemistry 3
MLTS 242 Clinical Chemistry Lab 2
MLTS 245 Urinalysis 3
MLTS 260 Clinical Microbiology 3
MLTS 262 Clinical Microbiology Lab 2
MLTS 264 Parasitology 2
MLTS 270 Clinical Immunohematology 3
MLTS 285 Advance Practicum 6
MLTS 290 Seminar in Medical Technology 3

Total Credit Hours: 64