The Division of Health Studies at Mount Aloysius College offers an Associate Degree track in Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) in cooperation with the DuBois Regional Medical Center (DRMC). The program prepares graduates for entry into the medical laboratory profession.
The Medical Laboratory Technician performs routine laboratory analyses which aid the physician in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases. Graduates may find employment in hospital laboratories, physician's offices, private/reference laboratories, pharmaceutical companies or industrial laboratories.
Students who have taken the SAT are required to have a minimum score of 1000 using the combined scores of critical reading and math only. If a student falls below the 1000 combined score he or she will be required to take the Accuplacer exam. Students who have not taken the SAT, will be required to take the Accuplacer exam.
Core Course Requirements
|CLS 102||College Foundation||1|
|HS, PS||History/Political Science||3|
|RS 206||Religious Studies/Cultural Diversity||3|
|PY 101||Social Science||3|
|Total credits in core||22|
Major Course Requirements
|ML 102||Introduction to Medical Lab Technician||2|
|ML 103||Basic Medical Laboratory Procedures||3|
|ML 211||Clinical Chemistry/UA/Microscopy||3|
|ML 215||Clinical Microbiology||3|
|ML 290||Medical Laboratory Technician Clinical Practicum||12|
|ML 291||Medical Laboratory Technician Seminar||1|
|Total credits in major||31|
Other Required Coursework
|CH 101||Chemistry I||4|
|CH 102||Chemistry II||4|
|Total credits for other coursework||12|
Total credits for degree