Clinical Laboratory Technology (CLT.S.AAS)

69.0 Credit Hours

The associate degree program in Clinical Laboratory Technology prepares students to enter the workforce as Clinical Laboratory Technicians. In this profession, graduates are responsible for performing routine clinical laboratory tests as the primary analysis making specimen oriented decisions on predetermined criteria, including a working knowledge of critical values. As part of the program, the students will complete a non-paid, supervised health-related practicum in a hospital lab setting.

This degree program consists of open enrollment courses (general education and division specific) and program specific courses with limited enrollment. The open enrollment courses may be taken prior to entry into the limited enrollment courses. To qualify for entry to limited enrollment courses, please see the Applicant Information packet located on the webpage.

Prerequisites: ALH 1101 and Approval of Department and BIO 1121 and Other (2.7 cumulative grade point average or greater is required for admission to the program and to begin technical studies) and Other (Students have a maximum of three opportunities to successfully complete BIO and MAT courses. Students may withdraw or fail, but must successfully complete the course on or before the third attempt. Students are ineligible for admission to the Clinical Laboratory Technology Program after a third unsuccessful course attempt.) and SCC 1101

Program Outcomes

  • Demonstrate ability to safely and effectively manage clinical laboratory diagnostic procedures and care for self and patients.
  • Demonstrate professional behaviors and attitudes consistent with the delivery of compassionate, safe, ethical and legal patient care.
  • Incorporate values and attitudes congruent with the profession’s core values and code of ethics through the pursuit of lifelong learning.
  • Successfully meet the eligibility criteria to apply for the national certification process.
  • Demonstrate ability to provide high quality entry-level clinical laboratory technology services (under the required supervision of a laboratory director), in consumer and patient-care environments.
  • Apply effective skills in the areas of communication, critical thinking and problem-solving in the practice of Clinical Laboratory Technology.

Curriculum

ALH 1101: Introduction to Healthcare Delivery View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
ALH 2220: Pathophysiology View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
BIO 1121: Human Anatomy & Physiology I View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
BIO 1222: Human Anatomy & Physiology II View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
BIO 2205: Microbiology View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 4 credit hours
CHE 1211: General Chemistry I View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 5 credit hours
CHE 1221: General Chemistry II View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 5 credit hours
CHE 2111: Organic Chemistry I View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 5 credit hours
CLT 1200: Introduction to Clinical Laboratory View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
CLT 1203: Lab for Introduction to Clinical Laboratory View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 0 credit hours
CLT 2110: Urine & Body Fluid Analysis View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
CLT 2113: Lab for Urine & Body Fluid Analysis View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 0 credit hours
CLT 2210: Hematology View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
CLT 2213: Lab for Hematology View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 0 credit hours
CLT 2310: Clinical Chemistry View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
CLT 2313: Lab for Clinical Chemistry View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 0 credit hours
CLT 2410: Clinical Microbiology/Parasitology View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 4 credit hours
CLT 2413: Lab for Clinical Microbiology/Parasitology View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 0 credit hours
CLT 2510: Immunology/Serology/Immunohematology View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
CLT 2513: Lab for Immunology/Serology/Immunohematology View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 0 credit hours
CLT 2610: CLT Practicum I View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
CLT 2710: CLT Practicum II View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
COM 2206: Interpersonal Communication View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENG 1101: English Composition I View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENG 1201: English Composition II View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
MAT 1450: Introductory Statistics View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 4 credit hours
MAT 1470: College Algebra View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 4 credit hours
PSY 1100: General Psychology View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
SCC 1101: First Year Experience View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 1 credit hour
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