Bunker Hill Community College

Bunker Hill Community College

Medical Laboratory Technician Program

Associate in Science Science, Engineering and Mathematics - Medical Laboratory Technician

This curriculum map contains the new General Education Requirements. Current students should log in to BHCC Self-Service to review their specific program requirements or contact LifeMap/Advising for more information. Prospective students should go to bhcc.edu/admissions and contact an admissions counselor.
Admission Requirements Credits Milestone GenEd Note Pre-req Expand
Diploma

High School diploma or GED

Session

Attend Mandatory information session

ENG-111 College Writing I
3

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

This course meets the General Education requirement for Academic Discourse.

(Formerly Area 1)

Must earn a grade of C or better

Prerequisites: RDG-095 or ESL-098 and ENG-095 or placement

MAT-181 Statistics
3

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

This course meets the General Education requirement for Quantitative Problem Solving.

(Formerly Area 4)

Must earn a grade of C or better

Prerequisites: MAT-097 or MAT-098 or placement

BIO-203 Anatomy and Physiology/Lab I
4

Credits for Anatomy and Physiology/Lab that were earned more than five (5) years prior to enrollment in the nursing program are not accepted. Must earn a grade of C or better.

Prerequisites: BIO-105 or BIO-108 or BIO-195

BIO-204 Anatomy and Physiology/Lab II
4

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

Credits for Anatomy and Physiology/Lab that were earned more than five (5) years prior to enrollment in the nursing program are not accepted. Must earn a grade of C or better.

Prerequisite: BIO-203

BIO-205 Microbiology/ Lab
4

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

Must earn a grade of C or better

Prerequisite: BIO 203 or BIO-195

CHM-120 Principles of Inorganic Chemistry/ Lab
4

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

Must earn a grade of C or better

Prerequisites: ENG-095 and ESL-098 or RDG-095 and MAT-097 or placement

CHM-121 Principles of Organic and Biochemistry/lab
4

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

Must earn a grade of C or better

Prerequisite: CHM-120

Total Credits:
Semester 1 Fall Credits Milestone GenEd Note Pre-req Expand
MLT-101 Introduction to Medical Laboratory Sciences and Urinalysis with Lab
4

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

Must earn a grade of B- or better.

Prerequisite: Admission to the program

MLT-213 Immunology and Serology
4

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

Must earn a grade of B- or better.

Prerequisite: Admission to the program

ENG-112 College Writing II
3

This course meets the General Education requirement for Research Writing.

(Formerly Area 1)

Prerequisite: ENG-111

GenEd-E General Education Elective
3

This course meets the General Education requirement for General Education Elective.

Choose a course from the General Education Community and Cultural Context Menu

Total Credits:
Semester 2 Spring Credits Milestone GenEd Note Pre-req Expand
MLT-212 Medical Microbiology/Lab
4

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

Grade of B- or better

Prerequisite: MLT-101 and MLT-213

MLT-211 Hematology and Hemostasis
4

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

Must earn a grade of B- or better.

Prerequisite: MLT-101 and MLT-213

MLT-241 Immunohematology
4

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

Must earn a grade of B- or better.

Prerequisite: MLT-101 and MLT-213

Total Credits:
Semester 3 Summer Credits Milestone GenEd Note Pre-req Expand
MLT-242 Clinical Chemistry
4

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

You must get a Grade of B- or better

Prerequisites: MLT-101 and MLT-213 and MLT-212 and MLT-241 and MLT-211

PSY-101 Principles of Psychology
3

This course meets the General Education requirement for Community & Cultural Contexts.

(Formerly Areas 2 and 3)

Prerequisites: RDG-095 or ESL-098 or placement

Total Credits:
Semester 4 Fall Credits Milestone GenEd Note Pre-req Expand
MLT-251 Clinical Laboratory Science Practicum
12

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

Must earn a grade of B- or better.

Prerequisites: MLT-101 and MLT-213 and MLT-212 and MLT-241 and MLT-211

Total Credits:
Last Modified Date: January 22, 2020

Program Accreditation

Upon Completion of this Concentration Graduates will be able to:

  • Collect and prepare clinical specimens for analysis.
  • Operate laboratory instruments. 
  • Prepare a variety of diagnostic analyses according to prescribed methodology. 
  • Relate test results to other patient information to the extent required for understanding the analyses.

Career Outlook

Graduates of this program are eligible to take the CLT/MLT certification exam administered by the American Society of Clinical Pathology. Graduates are then qualified for employment in hospitals, clinics and health maintenance organizations.