Medical Laboratory Technology

The Medical Laboratory Technology curriculum prepares individuals to perform clinical laboratory procedures in chemistry, hematology, microbiology, and immunohematology that may be used in the maintenance of health and diagnosis/treatment of disease. Course work emphasizes mathematical and scientific concepts related to specimen collection, laboratory testing and procedures, quality assurance, and reporting/recording and interpreting findings involving tissues, blood, and body fluids. Graduates may be eligible to take examinations given by the Board of Registry of Medical Technologists of the American Society of Clinical Pathologists or the Certifying Agency. Employment opportunities include laboratories in hospitals, medical offices, industry, and research facilities

Course Credit Hours
ACA 122 College Transfer Success (or ACA 111 or 115 or 118) .
MAT 143 Quantative Literacy (or MAT 140, 141, 152, 155, 171) 3
ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry 4
ENG 112 Writing/Research in the Disc (or ENG 114) 3
PSY 150 General Psychology 3
**BIO 163 Basic A & P (or BIO 168 & 169) 5
CIS 111 Computer Basics or CIS 110 {3H} 2
Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3

Additional Information

The Beaufort County Community College Medical Laboratory Technology Program is accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS), 5600 N. River Road, Suite 720, Rosemont, IL, 60018.