Suggested Degree Pathway for Clinical Laboratory Sciences - Clinical Science Option

For students who entered fall 2015 to spring 2017.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
HSCI.1010 Human Anatomy & Physiology I (SCL) 3
HSCI.1030 Human Anatomy & Phys. I Lab (SCL) 1

ENGL.1010/ HONR.1100

College Writing I/FYSH (CW) 3
PSYC.1010 Introduction to Psychological Science (SS) 3
SOCI.1010 Intro. to Sociology (SS), (DCA) 3
MATH.2830 Intro. to Statistics (STEM) 3
Total 16

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
HSCI.1020 Human Anatomy & Phys. II (SCL) 3
HSCI.1040 Human Anatomy & Phys II Lab (SCL) 1
MLSC.2730 Intro to Clinical Lab Sciences (SRE) 2
ENGL.1020 College Writing II (CW) 3
MATH.1210/1310 Pre-calculus Math/Calculus I (MATH) 3/4
xxxx.xxxx Arts and Hum. Persp. (AH) 3
Total 15/16

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
HSCI.2110 Basic Clinical Micro & Pathology 3
HSCI.2130 Basic Clinical Micro. & Pathology Lab 1
HSCI.2510 Physiological Chemistry I 3
HSCI.2530 Physiological Chemistry I Lab 1
xxxx.xxxx Social Sciences Persp. (SS) 3
xxxx.xxxx Arts and Hum. Persp. (AH) 3
Total 14

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
HSCI.2520 Physiological Chem. II 3
HSCI.2540 Physiological Chemistry II Lab 1
MLSC.2410 Clinical Laboratory Theory 3
MLSC.2430 Clinical Laboratory Theory Lab 1
MLSC.3410 Organic React. & Structure 3
MLSC.3430 Organic React. & Struc. Lab 1
xxxx.xxxx Arts and Hum. Persp. (AH) 3
Total 15

Junior Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
MLSC.3210 Clinical Hematology 3
xxxx.xxxx Clinical Science Specialization1 3
HSCI.3500 Human Biochemistry 3
MLSC.3610 Clinical Lab Instrumentation (CTPS), (QL) 3
MLSC.3630 Clinical Lab Instrumentation Lab 2
Total 14

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
MLSC.3110 Medical Bacteriology 3
xxxx.xxxx Clinical Science Specialization1 2
MLSC.3310 Clinical Immunology (IL), (WOC) 3
MLSC.3510 Clinical Chemistry I 3
MLSC.3530 Clinical Chemistry I Lab 2
MLSC.4930 MT/CL Directed Studies 3
Total 16

Senior Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
MLSC.4520 Clinical Chemistry II 3
MLSC.4830 Senior Research I 3
xxxx.xxxx Clinical Science Specialization1 3
xxxx.xxxx Free Elective 3
xxxx.xxxx Free Elective 3
Total 15

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
HSCI.4350  Medical & Clinical Genetics (AIL) 3
xxxx.xxxx Clinical Science Specialization1 3
xxxx.xxxx Free Elective 3
xxxx.xxxx Free Elective 3
xxxx.xxxx Free Elective 3
Total 15

Total Minimum Credits = 120.

1Clinical Science Specialization: student must complete at least 11 credits of clinical science courses from an approved list.

Students must complete 15 credits of Free Electives.

Note: All students must come for pre-registration advising every semester.

No more than two Breadth of Knowledge courses can be taken with the same prefix. The Core Curriculum courses may be taken in any sequence. Refer to the Core Curriculum website for further details. You should meet with your faculty advisor to determine how you will meet the Core Curriculum requirements. 

Current UMass Lowell students should be using their Advisement Report in SiS. If you need assistance, please contact your adviser.

Restriction on off-campus study:

Be advised that any course taken at another institution must be formally approved prior to enrollment. See the catalog policy for details. 

Last Updated: 11/07/2017