* An Associate of Science degree is considered a terminal degree. The decision on course transferability rests with the receiving institution.
Keiser University’s Associate of Science degree in Medical Laboratory Technician trains students to function effectively as a member of a medical laboratory team. Graduates possess skills to perform laboratory tests in accordance with standardized laboratory practices in clinical chemistry, hematology, urinalysis, clinical microbiology, immunohematology and serology / immunology.
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The following objectives are designed to meet Keiser University’s mission and its objectives:
To receive an Associate of Science degree in Medical Laboratory Technician, students must earn 73.0 credit hours. Program requirements are as follows:
|Medical Laboratory Technician Major Courses ( 47.0 credit hours )|
|Clinical Chemistry I||4.0 credit hours|
|Clinical Chemistry II||4.0 credit hours|
|Clinical Practicum Part I||3.5 credit hours|
|Clinical Practicum Part II||3.5 credit hours|
|Urinalysis||4.0 credit hours|
|Hematology I||4.0 credit hours|
|Hematology II||4.0 credit hours|
|Microbiology I||4.0 credit hours|
|Microbiology II||4.0 credit hours|
|Serology/Immunology||4.5 credit hours|
|Immunohematology I||4.0 credit hours|
|Immunohematology II||4.0 credit hours|
Note: Medical Laboratory Technician students who wish to sit for the Medical Technologist examination may need 8.0 credit hours in Biology and 8.0 credit hours in Chemistry.
* An Associate of Science Degree is considered a terminal degree and is not transferable.
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