Medical Laboratory Studies Major
The Medical Laboratory Studies major is designed for already certified medical laboratory technicians with an Associate of Science (AS) degree in medical laboratory technology wish to obtain a Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in order to eventually qualify to sit for the MLS exam with the American Society of Clinical Pathologist (ASCP) using the route 2 pathway. This major incorporate a strong concentration of biology (6 credits) and chemistry (9 credits) courses. Often referred to as the Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) to Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS) Career Pathway. (See Career Pathway visual below) This is also a strong course of study for MLT’s who plan to attend a science-based graduate programs in the areas of Medical Laboratory Sciences, Physician Assistant, or Pathologist Assistant.
Medical Laboratory Studies Major (30 semester hours for major)
Health Core Requirements (12 Credit Hours)
Choose one of the following:
Foundational Core Requirements (9 Credit Hours)
Customize Your Curriculum Plan
MAP majors are designed to accomodate the demands of your career and personal life. Most courses are offered multiple times per year within four 10-week terms. This allows you to:
For a complete listing of MAP requirements, policies and procedures please refer to the Muskingum Adult Program Guidebook(pdf).