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Connected Degree

Medical Laboratory Technology

to Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology

An opportunity to gain an associate degree from Delaware Tech and a bachelor's degree from Salisbury University.

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 program at Delaware Tech prepares the student who wishes to find employment as a medical laboratory technician in hospital and 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. Salisbury University's Bachelor of Science degree program in Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology prepares graduates to gain national certification to provide service in clinical laboratory and related areas in a rapidly changing and dynamic health care delivery system. This education and certification forms the foundation of a future in many laboratory-related settings including, but not limited to hospital, veterinary, molecular and research laboratories, private companies and governmental agencies. Many graduates have also enrolled in graduate school, including medical school and pharmacy school.

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

ASSOCIATE DEGREE
Medical Laboratory Technology
DELAWARE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE
BACHELOR'S DEGREE
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology
SALISBURY UNIVERSITY
First Semester (Fall)CR
BIO120Anatomy and Physiology I5
CHM150Chemical Principles I5
MAT153College Math and Statistics4
MLT120Hematology I4
 18
Second Semester (Spring)
BIO121Anatomy and Physiology II5
CHM151Chemical Principles II5
ENG121Composition3
MLT121Hematology II4
 17
Third Semester (Fall)
MLT250Clinical Microbiology I4
CIS107Intro to Computers/Application3
MLT220Clinical Chemistry I4
PSY121General Psychology*3
MLT260Immunology4
 18
Fourth Semester (Spring)
ENG122Technical Writing-Comm3
MLT221Clinical Chemistry II4
MLT251Clinical Microbiology II4
MLT261Blood Banking4
SOC213Ethical Issues in Health Care*3
 18
Fifth Semester (Fall)
MLT291Clinical Practicum7
 7
Sixth Semester (Spring)CR
MDTC301Hematology I4
MDTC311Clinical Microbiology I4
MDTC341Clinical Biochemistry I5
HIST101World Civilization4
 17
Seventh Semester (Fall)
MDTC401Hematology II4
MDTC411Clinical Microbiology II4
MDTC431Into to Transfusion Services3
MDTC441Clinical Biochemistry II4
 15
Winter Term
MDTC443Special Clinical Chemistry3
 3
Eighth Semester (Spring)
GENEIBLiterature4
HIST102OR Other History above 1034
HIST103OR Other History above 1034
GENEIIIAHumanities Course4
PHEC106Personalized Health Fitness3
MDTC461Laboratory Organization and Management2
MDTC471Clinical Seminar1
 18
A total of 120 hours are required for graduation with a major in Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology. Course sequencing may vary by semester. See your advisor. RDG 120, Critical Reading and Thinking, will be a required DTCC course unless the student is exempt.
For more information contact:
Delaware Tech
Georgetown, Delaware: 302-259-6605
Salisbury University
Salisbury, Maryland: 410-548-4784
This articulation agreement is subject to change based on Delaware Tech and senior institution curriculum. 02/2014