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Health Sciences (B.S.) Medical Laboratory Science Option

Department of Biological and Allied Health Sciences, College of Science and Technology

Effective Fall 2012

As per PRP3604: All students earning a first baccalaureate degree will take at least 30 of their last 45 credits at Bloomsburg University, no more credits are required than the 30 credits. All first baccalaureate students will take at least 50% of credits required for the Major from a PASSHE university. Bloomsburg University may require up to a maximum of 50% of the Major credits. Program exceptions to the policy are to be approved by the Office of the Chancellor.

Health Science Core Requirements:

BIOLOGY.114 Concepts in Biology I

BIOLOGY.173 Anatomy and Physiology I

BIOLOGY.174 Anatomy and Physiology II

BIOLOGY.208 Medical Terminology

BIOLOGY.233 Human Genetics or BIOLOGY.333 Molecular Biology

BIOLOGY.242 Microbiology

BIOLOGY.271 Cell Biology

Related Core Requirements:

CHEM.115 Chemistry for the Sciences I

CHEM.116 Chemistry for the Sciences II

CHEM.230 Fundamentals of Organic Chemistry

CHEM.341 Biochemistry

MATH.141 Introduction to Statistics

Other Requirements:

BIOLOGY.342 Medical Microbiology

BIOLOGY.343 Immunology

Clinical Experience - During the one-year clinical experience in a hospital program a total of 30 credit hours are required.

These are earned from the following list of clinical courses:

MEDTECH.401 Clinical Microbiology

MEDTECH.402 Clinical Hematology/Coagulation

MEDTECH.403 Clinical Chemistry for Med Tech

MEDTECH.404 Clinical Immunohematology

MEDTECH.405 Clinical Immunology/Serology

MEDTECH.406 Clinical Seminar