Medical Laboratory Technician
to Medical Technology
An opportunity to gain an associate degree from Delaware Tech and a bachelor's degree from the University of Delaware.
YOUR PATH TO A BACHELOR'S DEGREE
Delaware Tech has established agreements with four-year colleges and universities that connect Delaware Tech associate degree programs with bachelor's degree programs to create smooth transfer opportunities for you. These Connected Degree programs enable you to complete your associate degree and then transfer to a four-year degree program as a junior.
THE CONNECTED DEGREE 2 + 2 CURRICULUM
The Medical Laboratory Technician associate degree program at Delaware Tech prepares the student who wishes to find employment as a medical laboratory technician in hospital laboratories, independent clinical laboratories, physicians' offices, or community health agencies. Graduates also can be employed as a technician in research centers, pharmaceutical or biomedical laboratories, or as a quality control technician in food processing or manufacturing companies. The program is fully accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences. The University of Delaware's Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Technology includes on- and off-campus clinical experiences that prepare students for employment in hospital and private laboratories, in health agencies, industrial medical or biomedical laboratories, pharmaceutical companies, research laboratories, forensic laboratories, and veterinary clinics. Students are eligible for national certification examinations. The major also functions as a Pre-medical curriculum for those interested in medical school, and provides the basis for graduate study.
VALUE FOR YOU
By completing your associate degree at Delaware Tech, you'll receive excellent instruction in small classes at a campus close to home. Delaware Tech's affordable tuition can reduce the overall cost of your college education, making the completion of your bachelor's degree more manageable.
MAKING THE CONNECTION
Refer to the Connected Degree curriculum (on the reverse side of this page) for the sequence of courses needed to complete this program. Call Delaware Tech and let us help you follow the path to your bachelor's degree.
CONNECTED DEGREE CURRICULUM
Suggested Course Sequence
Medical Laboratory Technician
DELAWARE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE
UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE
|*No more than 6 credits in MEDT practicum courses will be required for baccalaureate completion. Credits remaining for completion will be determined based upon individualized assessment of student's clinical experience. *Maximum of 2 courses from MEDT 473, 475, 477, 479 **CHEM 214/216 Elementary Biochemistry & Lab #MEDT 403/413 Clinical Physiological Chemistry II & Lab ##MEDT 405/415 Hematology II & Lab ###MEDT 420/421 Immunohematology II & Lab ***MEDT 430/431 Diagnostics Bacteriology and Medical Mycology & Lab|
|The Bachelor of Science program in Medical Technology requires a minimum of 123 credits. Course sequencing may vary by semester. See your advisor. RDG 120, Critical Reading and Thinking, is a required DTCC course unless the student is exempt.|
|For more information contact:|
|University of Delaware|
|This articulation agreement is subject to change based on Delaware Tech and senior institution curriculum changes. 10/2008|