Certificate Course Requirements

First Year - 22 credits

Fall Term - 11 credits

  • CLLS 2200: Concepts in Clinical Laboratory Medicine (3 credits)
  • CLLS 3160: Molecular Diagnostics: Laboratory Techniques (3 credits)
  • CLLS 4124: Medical Bacteriology (4 credits)
  • PHIL 4336: Medical Ethics (1 credit)

Spring Term - 11 credits

  • CLLS 7127: Medical Microbiology (4 credits)
  • CLLS 7140: Laboratory Instrumentation (3 credits)
  • CLLS 7174: Clinical Hematology 1 (4 credits)

Summer Session II - 4 credits

  • CLLS 7173: Analytical and Clinical Chemistry (4 credits, must be taken in the semester immediately preceding the clinical phase)

Second Year (Clinical Phase year-long courses)* - 31 credits

Fall Term

  • CLLS 7180: Concepts in Clinical Education Methods and Practicum (1 credit)
  • CLLS 7181: Modern Management Concepts for the Clinical Laboratory and Practicum (1 credit)
  • CLLS 7183: Clinical Chemistry and Practicum (6 credits)
  • CLLS 7184: Clinical Hematology 2 and Practicum (4 credits)
  • CLLS 7185: Clinical Hemostasis and Practicum (3 credits)

Spring Term

  • CLLS 7186: Clinical Immunohematology and Practicum (6 credits)
  • CLLS 7187: Clinical Immunology and Practicum (2 credits)
  • CLLS 7188: Clinical Microbiology and Practicum (6 credits)
  • CLLS 7189: Clinical Urinology and Practicum (2 credits)

*The senior year (clinical phase) consists of 38 consecutive weeks beginning with summer session.