Academic Catalog 2024-2025

Clinical Laboratory Science, Bachelor of Science

Internship (last Year) is restricted to students who have satisfied all program requirements and who have been approved for assignment.

Listed Courses Substituted
CHEM 232/CHEM 212L CHEM 445
BIOL 245 BIOL 2301 & BIOL 2302 or BIOL 344
BIOL 347 BIOL 246

Students should seek advisement prior to registering for any course intended to be used as credit toward the Clinical Laboratory Science degree.


Core Curriculum Requirements42
Major Requirements (56 hours)
CLSC 351Serology Practices and Procedu2
CLSC 351LSerology Pract & Proc Lab1
CLSC 304CLS Practice Management I1
CLSC 305CLSC Practice Management II1
CLSC 406Practice Management Ethics III2
CLSC 407Capstone Review2
CLSC 352Hematology I2
CLSC 352LHematology Lab I1
CLSC 353Clinical Micro & QC2
CLSC 353LCL Micro & QC Laboratory1
CLSC 354Blood Bank I2
CLSC 354LBlood Bank Lab I1
CLSC 355Medical Chemistry I2
CLSC 355LMedical Chemistry Lab I1
CLSC 356Hemostatic Processes1
CLSC 356LHemostatic Processes Lab1
CLSC 457Clinical Pract Preceptorship3
CLSC 458Clinical Immunology Preceptorship2
CLSC 359Micro Human Disorders I2
CLSC 359LMicro Human Disorders Lab I1
CLSC 362Hematology II2
CLSC 362LHematology Lab II1
CLSC 364Blood Bank II2
CLSC 364LBlood Bank Lab II1
CLSC 365Medical Chemistry II2
CLSC 365LMedical Chemistry Lab II1
CLSC 369Parasitology and Mycology1
CLSC 369LParasitology and Mycology Lab1
CLSC 466Clin Hema4
CLSC 467Blood Bank4
CLSC 468Clinical Micro Preceptorship4
CLSC 469Clinical Biochemistry Precept.4
Other Requirements (28 hours)
BIOL 1306Biological Science I3
BIOL 1307Biological Science II3
BIOL 245Human Anatomy & Physiology4
or BIOL 2301 Human Anat & Phys I
BIOL 245LHuman Anat & Phys Lab0
BIOL 347Microbiology4
or BIOL 246 Microbiol Hlth Rel Professions
BIOL 347LMicrobiology Lab0
CHEM 211Organic Chem I Lab1
CHEM 231Organic Chem I3
CHEM 212Organic Chem II Lab1
or CHEM 445L Biochem Lab
CHEM 232Organic Chem II3
or CHEM 445 Biochemistry
HSCR 360Princ Of Disease3
CHEM 111Chemistry I Lab1
CHEM 112Chemistry II Lab1
FS 102Freshman Seminar/ first Year Experience1
Total Hours128
Plan of Study Grid
First Year
First SemesterHours
CHEM 111 Chemistry I Lab 1
BIOL 1306 Biological Science I 3
FS 102 Freshman Seminar/ first Year Experience 1
MATH 1314 College Algebra 3
ENGL 1301 Freshman English I 3
Visual & Performing Arts 2 3
CHEM 1311 Chemistry I 3
Second Semester
CHEM 112 Chemistry II Lab 1
BIOL 1307 Biological Science II 3
COSC 1301 Intro To Compr Science I 3
Social/Behavioral Sciences 1 3
CHEM 1312 Chemistry II 3
ENGL 1302 Freshman English II 3
COMM 1315
Public Address
or Business & Professional Comm
Second Year
Third Semester
CHEM 211 Organic Chem I Lab 1
CHEM 231 Organic Chem I 3
BIOL 245 Human Anatomy & Physiology 4
BIOL 245L Human Anat & Phys Lab 0
POLS 2305 American Government 3
HIST 1301 Soc & Pol Hist US to 1877 3
HSCR 360 Princ Of Disease 3
Fourth Semester
Select one of the following: 4
Organic Chem II
or Biochemistry
Organic Chem II Lab
or Biochem Lab
ENG 200 Level English Literature 3
BIOL 347 Microbiology 4
BIOL 347L Microbiology Lab 0
POLS 2306 Texas Government 3
HIST 1302 Soc & Pol Hist US Since 1877 3
Third Year
Fifth Semester
CLSC 353 Clinical Micro & QC 2
CLSC 353L CL Micro & QC Laboratory 1
CLSC 304 CLS Practice Management I 1
CLSC 352 Hematology I 2
CLSC 352L Hematology Lab I 1
CLSC 354 Blood Bank I 2
CLSC 354L Blood Bank Lab I 1
CLSC 355 Medical Chemistry I 2
CLSC 355L Medical Chemistry Lab I 1
CLSC 359 Micro Human Disorders I 2
CLSC 359L Micro Human Disorders Lab I 1
Sixth Semester
CLSC 351 Serology Practices and Procedu 2
CLSC 351L Serology Pract & Proc Lab 1
CLSC 305 CLSC Practice Management II 1
CLSC 356 Hemostatic Processes 1
CLSC 356L Hemostatic Processes Lab 1
CLSC 362 Hematology II 2
CLSC 362L Hematology Lab II 1
CLSC 364 Blood Bank II 2
CLSC 364L Blood Bank Lab II 1
CLSC 365 Medical Chemistry II 2
CLSC 365L Medical Chemistry Lab II 1
CLSC 369 Parasitology and Mycology 1
CLSC 369L Parasitology and Mycology Lab 1
Fourth Year
Seventh Semester
CLSC 406 Practice Management Ethics III 2
CLSC 457 Clinical Pract Preceptorship 3
CLSC 466 Clin Hema 4
CLSC 467 Blood Bank 4
Fifth Year
Eighth Semester
CLSC 407 Capstone Review 2
CLSC 458 Clinical Immunology Preceptorship 2
CLSC 468 Clinical Micro Preceptorship 4
CLSC 469 Clinical Biochemistry Precept. 4
 Total Hours128

Social and Behavioral Sciences requirements maybe fulfilled by either of the following: PSYC 2301 General Psychology SOCI 1301 Introduction To Sociology, SOCI 1306 Contemporary Social Issues,  ECON 2301 Principles Of Economics I, ECON 2302 Principles Of Economics II


Either one of the following: THEA 1310 Introduction to Theatre, MUSI 1306 Music Appreciation, MUSI 1315 Fine Arts In Daily Living, ARTS 1315 Intro African Art, or ARTS 1315 Intro African Art