Applicants and potential students applying to the AS degree will have earned an Advanced Technical Diploma (ATD) in medical laboratory technician (or equivalent) with 40 credit hours that transfer from the technical college. Students will earn 36 credit hours at Hillsborough Community College to complete the AS degree.
National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences
5600 N. River Rd. Suite 720
Rosemont, IL 60018-5119
This curriculum is from the current college catalog and is meant to provide prospective students an example of courses taken in this degree/certificate. It is not intended to be used for graduation requirements. Students should consult an advisor for graduation information.
Articulated Credit and Electives 40 cr.
Program Required Courses
YEAR I – First Semester
†BSC 2085 Human Anatomy and Physiology and BSC 2085L, Human Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory - 4 cr.
†CHM 1032 Chemistry for Health Sciences and CHM 1032L, Chemistry for Health Sciences Laboratory - 4 cr.
†ENC 1101 English Composition I - 3 cr.
†MAC 1105 College Algebra - 3 cr.
YEAR I – Second Semester
†AMH 2020 Modern American History or †POS 2041, American Government - 3 cr.
†BSC 2086 Human Anatomy and Physiology II and †BSC 2086L, Human Anatomy and Physiology II Laboratory - 4 cr.
†CHM 2045 General Chemistry I and CHM 2045L, General Chemistry I Laboratory - 4 cr.
YEAR I – Third Semester
†MCB 2000 Microbiology and Human Disease and †MCB 2000L, Microbiology and Human Disease Laboratory - 4 cr.
†MLS 2701 Principles of Laboratory Operations - 2 cr.
YEAR II – First Semester
MLS 2930 Medical Laboratory Seminar - 2 cr.
Humanities General Education CORE - 3 cr.
†Courses symbolized by a dagger (†) are offered online in addition to the traditional delivery method. Online availability may vary by academic term.