Tyler Junior College

Medical Laboratory Technology

Medical Laboratory Technology (AAS)

Associate of Applied Science | 2014-2015 Catalog

Total Semester Hours: 72
Prerequisites*

CHEM 1406 Introductory Chemistry I -
                    Allied Health Emphasis OR
    CHEM 1411 General Chemistry I

Semester I

MLAB 1201 Introduction to Clinical Lab Science
PLAB 1223 Phlebotomy
MLAB 1415 Hematology
BIOL 2420 Microbiology for Non-Science Majors
ENGL 1301 Composition I

Semester II

MLAB 2534 Microbiology
MLAB 1331 Parasitology/Mycology
MLAB 1335 Immunology/Serology
BIOL 2401 Anatomy and Physiology I

Summer I

BCIS 1405 Business Computer Applications or 
    COSC 1301 Introduction to Computing
Select 1 Language, Philosophy and Culture Core course; OR
    Select 1 Creative Arts Core course; 
(See Core Curriculum).

Summer I

MLAB 1311 Urinalysis and Body Fluids
Select 1 Communications Core course; (See Core Curriculum).

Semester III

MLAB 2501 Clinical Chemistry
MLAB 2431 Immunohematology
MLAB 1227 Coagulation
BIOL 2402 Anatomy and Physiology II

Semester IV

MLAB 2466 Practicum I 
MLAB 2238 Advanced Topics in Medical Laboratory Technician/Assistant

Summer I

MLAB 2267 Practicum II
Select 1 Social and Behavioral Sciences Core course; (See Core Curriculum).**

Courses titled in bold type represent general education courses. and may be taken prior to acceptance into the program.

*CHEM 1406 or 1411 or BIOL 2401 must be completed with a ‘‘C’’ or better before application to the medical laboratory technology program. Students substituting BIOL 2401 as the prerequisite for application to the program will still be required to complete CHEM 1406 or CHEM 1411 as part of the AAS degree.

** Must be in psychology or sociology.

Special admissions and retention rules apply. Department-specific courses must be taken in sequence and may have a prerequisite course. Courses must be completed with a “C” or better for degree completion. Contact the department chair for details.

Medical Laboratory Technology Contact Information

Catherine Baker, MA, BSMT (ASCP)
Department Chair
Office: Pirtle T-255

Email: cbak@tjc.edu

Telephone: 903-510-2367

Advising contact: 903-510-2662