Dec 08, 2022  
2017-2018 Catalog and Student Handbook 
2017-2018 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Pre-Clinical Laboratory Sciences Emphasis (Tennessee Transfer Pathway), A.S.

The Pre-Clinical Laboratory Sciences emphasis (Medical Technology, Medical Laboratory Sciences) provides students various foundational courses in the field of laboratory science. The student completes the first two years of requirements leading toward a baccalaureate degree.

To facilitate success in this program, all students should enroll in ORN 1010 - Orientation: Learning to Succeed  during their first semester at DSCC.

Major/Concentration Codes: UTPS-UPCL

Use Degree Works to view a sample degree plan.

Additional Degree Requirement:

Total: 64 Semester Hours

*For lists of eligible electives, see the appropriate section of the General Education Core Curriculum Requirements .

**The UT Health Science Center requires the BIOL 1110 - General Biology I , BIOL 1120 - General Biology II  sequence; ONE can be substituted for BIOL 2020 - Human Anatomy & Physiology II .

***BIOL 2230 - Microbiology  may satisfy an upper level course requirement at a university.

Additional information regarding foreign language:

At some universities, foreign language may be required in certain programs that lead to the Bachelor of Science degree. Complete information regarding foreign language requirements at each university may be found on the transfer and articulation websites of the Tennessee Board of Regents and the University of Tennessee Systems. Community college students are encouraged to be familiar with foreign language requirements at the universities and, if applicable, complete the requirements before transferring.