Course Information

​Course Number ​Title ​GE
MTON460 Found of Clinical Lab Science
Prerequisites: enrolled as a medical laboratory science major, senior status, meet all degree requirements other than those courses that are a portion of the professional-year program Lecture/laboratory coverage of the professional practices, including safety, regulatory issues, phlebotomy and specimen collection, handling, and processing, quality assurance, professionalism, and ethics.
MTON461 Prof Practice & Development
Prerequisites: enrolled as a medical laboratory science major, senior status, meet all degree requirements other than those courses that are a portion of the professional-year program Coverage of clinical laboratory management including organizational structure, laboratory operations, leadership, team building, legal issues, interpersonal and interdisciplinary communication, resources management, career development, and education methodology.
MTON462 Biological Fluids
Prerequisites: enrolled as a medical laboratory science major, senior status, meet all degree requirements other than those courses that are a portion of the professional-year program The formation and function of various human body fluids and the methods used to analyze them in the clinical laboratory are studied. Students perform biochemical and microscopic analyses and correlate results with states of health and disease.
MTON463 Clinical Immunology
Prerequisites: enrolled as a medical laboratory science major, senior status, meet all degree requirements other than those courses that are a portion of the professional-year program Methods used in the clinical investigation of the human immune system featuring those useful in the diagnosis, treatment, or determination of infections, allergies, autoimmunity conditions, malignancy, paternity, and blood product and tissue transplant compatibility.
MTON464 Hematology and Hemostasis
Prerequisites: enrolled as a medical laboratory science major, senior status, meet all degree requirements other than those courses that are a portion of the professional-year program This course is an in-depth study of human blood, its origins, kinetics, and pathophysiology. Lecture and lab integrate theory with application of techniques used to diagnose and monitor hematological disease and disorders of hemostasis.
MTON465 Blood Banking & Transfusion Sci.
Prerequisites: enrolled as a medical laboratory science major, senior status, meet all degree requirements other than those courses that are a portion of the professional-year program This course will have lecture/laboratory coverage of blood groups biochemistry, genetics, and immunology, and discipline-specific practices including donor selection, component preparation, detection and identification of antibodies, and compatibility testing.
MTON466 Clinical Chemistry
Prerequisites: enrolled as a medical laboratory science major, senior status, meet all degree requirements other than those courses that are a portion of the professional-year program Concepts underlying biochemistry are applied to the diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment of human disease. Through experimentation, students employ various techniques to detect and quantify proteins, carbohydrates, lipids, electrolytes, nitrogen metabolites, trace elements, drugs, and other medically important chemicals present in clinical specimens.
MTON467 Clinical Microbiology
Prerequisites: enrolled as a medical laboratory science major, senior status, meet all degree requirements other than those courses that are a portion of the professional-year program The etiologic role of microbes in human disease is investigated. Students demonstrate knowledge and skill using conventional techniques to isolate, identify, quantify, and differntiate pathogens, including bacteria, viruses, and fungi found in clinical specimens.
MTON468 Clinical Laboratory Practicum
Prerequisites: enrolled as a medical laborary science major, senior status, meet all degree requirements other than those courses that are a portion of the professional-year program This course consists of practical experience emphasizing policies and procedures governing operations, including safety, specimen collection and phlebotomy, resource management, communications, and information systems.
MTON469 Clinical Hematology Practicum
Prerequisites: enrolled as a medical laboratory science major, senior status, meet all degree requirements other than those courses that are a portion of the professional-year program This course consists of practical experience emphasizing application of knowledge and skills to perform a wide variety of testing in a clinical setting, and further develop discipline-specific competency.
MTON470 Blood Bank Practicum
Prerequisites: enrolled as a medical laboratory science major, senior status, meet all degree requirements other than those courses that are a portion of the professional-year program This course consists of practical experience emphasizing application of knowledge and skills to perform a wide variety of testing in a clinical setting, implement therapy protocols, and further develop discipline-specific competency.
MTON471 Clinical Chemistry Practicum
Prerequisites: enrolled as a medical laboratory science major, senior status, meet all degree requirements other than those courses that are a portion of the professional-year program This course consists of practical experience emphasizing application of knowledge and skills to perform a wide variety of testing in a clinical setting and further develop discipline-specific competency.
MTON472 Clinical Microbiology Practicum
Prerequisites: enrolled as a medical laboratory science major, senior status, meet all degree requirements other than those courses that are a portion of the professional-year program This course consists of practical experience emphasizing application of knowledge and skills in a clinical setting to perform a wide variety of testing and further develop discipline-specific competency.
MTON473 Immunology and Infectious Disease Practicum
Prerequisites: enrolled as a medical laboratory science major, senior status, meet all degree requirements other than those courses that are a portion of the professional-year program This course consists of practical experience emphasizing application of knowledge and skills in a clinical setting to perform a wide variety of testing and to further develop discipline-specific competency.
MTON474 Case Studies
Prerequisites: enrolled as a medical laboratory science major, senior status, meet all degree requirements other than those courses that are a portion of the professional-year program This course consists of the development and presentation of selected clinical cases.
MTON492 Capstone Experience
Prerequisites: enrolled as a medical laboratory science major, senior status, meet all degree requirements other than those courses that are a portion of the professional-year program The design of this course is one that permits students, under faculty direction, to select, investigate, and write about clinical laboratory science topics not covered in sufficient breadth and depth in existing medical laboratory science courses to meet personal interests and emergent professional needs.
MTON494 Capstone Seminar
Prerequisites: enrolled as a medical laboratory science major, senior status, meet all degree requirements other than those courses that are a portion of the professional-year program The design of this course is one that permits students, under faculty direction, to select, investigate, and write about clinical laboratory science topics not covered in sufficient breadth and depth in existing medical laboratory science courses to meet personal interests and emergent professional needs. This course is a continuation of MTON 492.