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Beaufort County Community College 2023 - 2024 Catalog 
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Medical Laboratory Technology, Associate in Applied Science

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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.

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.

Medical Laboratory Technology Technical Standards

Medical Laboratory Technology Program Outcome Data

Curriculum Flow Chart


General Education Requirements

English - 3 Credits

English - Other - 3 Credits

Mathematics -3 Credits

Psychology - 3 Credits

Major Requirements

Required Courses - 13 Credits

Anatomy & Physiology - 5 Credits

Chemistry - 4 Credits

Immunohematology - 5 Credits

Microbiology - 6 Credits

Clinical Experience - 14 Credits

Professional Issues - 1 Credit

Other Required Courses - 3 Credits

Student Success- 1 Credit

Number of Credit Hours Required for This Program: 67

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