Clinical Laboratory Science / Medical Technology

College of Arts and Sciences
Degree BS, Clinical Laboratory Science
Program Director - Anthony Serino, PhD

Through its affiliation with hospital schools of Medical Technology, the Medical Technology program enables students to complete the requirements for a bachelor of science degree in four years. Medical Technology majors should apply for acceptance to an affiliated hospital program at the end of their fourth semester. Admission to a hospital school of Medical Technology for the fourth year of study is not guaranteed. Following the hospital program, the student is eligible to sit for the certification examinations offered by the Board of Registry of Medical Technologists and the National Accrediting Agency for Medical Laboratory Personnel.

Sequence of Required Courses

First Year

Total Credits17Second SemesterTotal Credits14
CHM 133Chem. Principles I4CHM 134Chem. Principles II4
BIO 101Gen Botany Biological Princ4BIO 102General Zoology4
MTHMath Bank I3Core3
FA 102Cult Synthesis in Ancient World3

Sophomore Year

Total Credits17Second SemesterTotal Credits17
BIO 251Compar. Anatomy4BIO 252Histology4
CHM 243Organic Chemistry I4CHM 244Organic Chemistry II4
PHL 101Contemp. Self Images3SOC 101or ECO 2073
PSY 123Introduction to Psychology3Core3

Junior Year

Total Credits15Second SemesterTotal Credits15
CHM 353Biochemistry3BIO 243General Microbiology4
ENGCore3Free Elective3
Free Elective3Core3
MTH 115Statistics3BIO 360Immunology1
Free elective3BIO 346General Physiology4

Senior Year

Total Credits15Second SemesterTotal Credits15
MED 400Clinical Microbiology8MED 402Clinical Hematology/Coagulation5
MED 401Clinical Chemistry7MED 405Clinical Seminar2
MED 403Clinical Immunohematology4
MED 404Clinical Immunology/Serology4

Total required for graduation 126 credits

Clinical Laboratory Science Major Associates

Lancaster General Hospital, Lancaster, PA
Program Director Ms. Wendy Gayle, MT(ASCP), CLS(NCA)*
Medical Advisor John Yelcick, MD

The Williamsport Hospital Campus, Williamsport, PA
Program Director Mr. Edwin Beitz, MHA, CLS(NCA)*
Medical Advisor William Lubbe, MD

Robert Packer Hospital, Sayre, PA
Program Director Mr Brian Spezialetti, MS, MT, (ASCP)*
Medical Advisor Joseph King, MD

*Misericordia University Adjunct Faculty Courtesy Appointments

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