Medical Laboratory Science B. S.

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First Year

First Semester
Course Number
of Hours
Foreign Language 201 3
CHM 241/244 5
MBI 201 4
GMP/Electives 5
Total Semester Hours 17
Second Semester
Course Number
of Hours
Foreign Language 202 3
CHM 242/245 5
MBI 365 3
GMP/Electives 6
Total Semester Hours 17

Second Year

First Semester
Course Number
of Hours
CHM 4
MLS Elective 3
Electives 9
Total Semester Hours 16
Second Semester
Course Number
of Hours
MLS Elective 7
Electives 9
Total Semester Hours 16
Summer Term
Course Number
of Hours
MBI 487 (see note) 8
Total Term Hours 8

Third Year

First Semester
Course Number
of Hours
MBI 488 Practicum 12
Total Semester Hours 12
Second Semester
Course Number
of Hours
MBI 489 Practicum 12
Total Semester Hours 12

Assumptions

  • Student has earned at least 30 semester hours (AP, Post Secondary, Transfer, IB, etc.), most of which apply to the Global Miami Plan Foundation and College of Arts and Science Divisional requirements
  • Student has earned prerequisite credit or appropriate placement score for 2nd year of foreign language
  • Student has earned prerequisite credit for: BIO 115, BIO 116, CHM 141 & 144, CHM 142 & 145, MTH 151 or STA 261; or equivalents.

Note

  • This plan makes several assumptions and should NOT be construed as a substitute for academic advising.
  • All requirements are subject to change.
  • Please be aware that some MBI courses are only offered in the fall semester and some in the spring; attention must be paid to the prerequisite structure of these courses.
  • Students must complete all requirements in order to graduate.
  • MBI 487 Medical Laboratory Science Practicum is only offered in the summer and is required before the student's full-year practicum in the final year.
  • The CHM 2 thematic sequence is automatically fulfilled by the related-hours requirements for this major

Key

BIO = Biology
CAS = College of Arts and Science Divisional Requirements
CHM = Chemistry
GMP = Global Miami Plan
MBI = Microbiology
MLS = Medical Laboratory Science

Updated by CAS Advising, 9/8/2016