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hcc catalogue '11-'12




Health Sciences - Programs of Study

Medical Laboratory Technician
A.S. Degree Program (Transfer) Pending MHEC Approval
APPLICATION CODE 278
For curriculum information, contact the Health Sciences Division—Room ST-149—443-518-1560.
The Medical Laboratory Technician curriculum is designed for students who aspire to a career in the clinical laboratory setting or related fields such veterinary labs, research, medical sales, forensics, environmental labs, public health, armed forces, or industry. Graduates may choose to start their careers and/or continue their education to achieve a bachelor’s degree at multiple colleges and universities in Maryland. Transfer students are advised to check the requirements for transfer courses.
GENERAL EDUCATION CORECredits
Students enrolled in transfer patterns must take a minimum of 30 credits in General Education. Each student’stotal of general education and required courses must equalat least 60 semester hours of credit.
CompositionENGL-121 College Composition3
Humanities, Arts &
 Literature1Humanities Core Course (see p. 62)

Arts Core Course (see p. 62)

Literature Core Course (see p. 61)6-8
Social SciencesSocial and Behavioral Sciences Core Course

(see p. 63)3

PSYC-101 General Psychology3
ScienceBIOL-101 General Biology4

BIOL-200 Microbiology4
MathematicsMATH-138 Statistics4



REQUIRED COURSES RELATED TO MAJOR
BIOL-203Anatomy and Physiology I4
BIOL-204Anatomy and Physiology II4
CHEM-101General Inorganic Chemistry I4
CHEM-201Organic Chemistry I4
MLTS-201Introduction to the Medical Laboratory3
MLTS-202Clinical Chemistry3
MLTS-203Clinical Hematology4
MLTS-204Clinical Immunology/Immunohematology4
MLTS-205Clinical Microbiology I3
MLTS-206Clinical Microbiology II3
MLTS-251Chemistry Clinical Practice2
MLTS-252Hematology Clinical Practice2
MLTS-253Immunology/Immunohematology Clinical

Practice2
MLTS-254Microbiology Clinical Practice2
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1 One Core Course must be taken in two of the following Core areas: Humanities Core, Arts Core, and Literature Core, OR a World Language Sequence may be taken.







hcc catalogue '11-'12


Accounting - ACCT
Aging Services - AGNG
American Sign Language - AMSL
Anthropology - ANTH
Arabic - ARAB 
Art - ARTT 
Astronomy - ASTR
Bioinformatics - BFMT 
Biology - BIOL 
Biomedical Engineering - BMET
Business - BMGT 
Cardiovascular Technology - CARD
Chemistry - CHEM 
Chinese - CHNS 
Cisco - CSCO 
Computer-Aided Design - CADD
Computer Forensics - CFOR 
Computer Systems - CMSY 
Conflict Resolution - CRES
Construction Management - CNST 
Cooperative Education - COOP
Criminal Justice - CRIM 
Culinary Management - CMGT 
Dance - DANC
Dental Hygiene - DHYG 
Diagnostic Medical
Sonography - DMSU

Economics - ECON 
Education - EDUC 
Electronics - ELEC 
Emergency Medical Technician/
Paramedic - EMSP
 
Engineering -ENES 
English- ENGL 
Entrepreneurship - ENTR 
Environmental Science - ENST
Exercise Science - EXSC 
Farsi - FARS
Film - FILM 
Financial Planning- FNPL 
Fine Arts - FINE 
First-Year Experience - FYEX
French - FREN 
Geography - GEOG
Geology - GEOL

German - GERM 
Greek - GREK 
Health Care - HEAL 
Health Education - HEED 
Hebrew - HBRW
Hindi - HNDI
History - HIST 
Horticulture - HORT 
Hospitality Management - HMGT
Human Development - HMDV 
Human Services - HUMS 
Humanities - HUMN
Interior Design - INDS
Italian - ITAL 
Japanese - JPNS
Korean - KORE 
Life Fitness - LFIT 
Mathematics - MATH 
Medical Laboratory
Technician - MLTS

Meteorology - METO 
Microsoft - MSFT 
Music - MUSC 
Nursing - NURS 
Nutrition - NUTR
Office Technology - OFFI 
Philosophy - PHIL 
Physical Therapist
Assistant - PTAP
 
Physics - PHYS 
Political Science - POLI 
Portuguese - PORT
Psychology - PSYC 
Public Health - PUBH
Radiologic Technology - RADT
Retailing - RETL 
Russian - RUSS 
Social Work - SOWK
Sociology - SOCI 
Spanish - SPAN 
Speech - SPCH 
Television and Radio - TVRD
Theatre - THET 
Turkish - TURK
Women's Studies - WMST