Suggested Degree Pathway for Clinical Laboratory Sciences - Medical Laboratory Science Option

For students who entered fall 2017 to spring 2018.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
HSCI.1010Human Anatomy & Physiology I (SCL)3
HSCI.1030Human Anatomy & Phys. I Lab (SCL)1
ENGL.1010 /
HONR.1100
College Writing I / FYSH (CW)3
PSYC.1010Introduction to Psychological Science (SS)3
BMSC.1010Biomedical Sciences Freshman Seminar1
MATH.2830Intro. to Statistics (STEM)3
Total14

Spring Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
HSCI.1020Human Anatomy & Phys. II (SCL)3
HSCI.1040Human Anatomy & Phys II Lab (SCL)1
SOCI.1010Intro. to Sociology (SS), (DCA)3
ENGL.1020College Writing II (CW)3
MATH.1210 /
MATH.1310
Pre-calculus Math / Calculus I (MATH)3/4
xxxx.xxxxArts and Hum. Persp. (AH)3
Total16/17

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
Total15
HSCI.2110Basic Clinical Micro & Pathology3
HSCI.2130Basic Clinical Micro. & Pathology Lab1
HSCI.2510Physiological Chemistry I3
HSCI.2530Physiological Chemistry I Lab1
PHYS.1030General Physics I3
PHYS.1030LGeneral Physics Laboratory I1
xxxx.xxxxArts and Hum. Persp. (AH)3

Spring Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
HSCI.2520Physiological Chem. II3
HSCI.2540Physiological Chemistry II Lab1
MLSC.2410Clinical Laboratory Theory3
MLSC.2430Clinical Laboratory Theory Lab1
BMSC.2420Organic Structures and Reactions I3
BMSC.2440Organic Structures and Reactions Lab I1
xxxx.xxxxArts and Hum. Persp. (AH)3
Total15

Junior Year

Fall Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
MLSC.3210Clinical Hematology3
MLSC.3230Clinical Hematology Lab2
HSCI.3500Human Biochemistry3
MLSC.3610Clinical Lab Instrumentation (CTPS), (QL)3
MLSC.3630Clinical Lab Instrumentation Lab2
MLSC.3730Clinical Lab Science Seminar1
MLSC.4340Adv. Topics in Hemostasis1
Total15

Spring Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
MLSC.3110Medical Bacteriology3
MLSC.3130Medical Bacteriology Lab2
MLSC.3310Clinical Immunology (IL), (WOC)3
MLSC.3510Clinical Chemistry I3
MLSC.3530Clinical Chemistry I Lab2
MLSC.4200Clinical Hematology Practicum2
Total15

Senior Year

Fall Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
MLSC.4100Clinical Micro. Practicum2
MLSC.4110Medical Mycology & Parasitology3
MLSC.4130Medical Mycology & Parasitology Lab2
MLSC.4310Clinical Immunohematology3
MLSC.4330Clinical Immunohematology Lab2
MLSC.4510Clinical Urinalysis Practicum0
MLSC.4520Clinical Chemistry II3
MLSC.4540Clinical Chemistry II Lab2
Total17

Spring Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
Total16
MLSC.4150Clinical Virology/Serology Lab2
MLSC.4160Molecular Diagnostics Lab1
MLSC.4300Clinical Immunoheme. Practicum2
MLSC.4500Clinical Chemistry Practicum2
MLSC.4530Lab Management and Ethics2
MLSC.4740Clinical Lab Science Seminar1
HSCI.4350Medical & Clinical Genetics (AIL)3
xxxx.xxxxSocial Sciences Persp. (SS)3

Total Minimum Credits = 123.

Notes:

  • All students must come for pre-registration advising every semester.
  • All students must have transportation for off-campus practicum during junior and senior year.
  • All students must have current CPR certification and immunization documentation report on file with department prior to the beginning of their junior year.

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 policy 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: 9/05/2018