Prerequisites for Medical Laboratory Science Program

New Course Prerequisites Added

The course prerequisites have recently changed to include Microbiology and Psychology. See below under each college for specific course information.

AUSTIN PEAY STATE UNIVERSITY

Course Requirements
Hours
Equivalent Courses
English (Comp I)
3
English 1010
Humanities
3
English 2010
General Biology
8
Biology 1110 & 1120
Human Physiology or A & P
4
Biology 2010 & 2011
Principals of Microbiology
4
Biology 2300
General Chemistry
8
Chemistry 1110 & 1120
Organic Chemistry
8
Chemistry 3510 & 3520
General Psychology
3
Psychology 1010
College Algebra
3
Math 1110
Electives
17
Electives
TOTAL
61
 

Rev. 09/13/2012

BELMONT UNIVERSITY

Course Requirements
Hours
Equivalent Courses
English (Comp I)
3
English 1010
Humanities
3
English 1050
General Biology
8
BIO 1110 & 1120
Human Physiology or A & P
4
BIO 2230
Basic Microbiology
4
Biology 2120
General Chemistry
8
CEM 1610 & 1620
Organic Chemistry
8
CEM 3310 & 3320
College Algebra
3
MTH 1110
General Psychology
3
Psychology 1100
Electives
17
Electives
TOTAL
61
 

Rev. 09/13/2012

CARSON-NEWMAN COLLEGE

Course Requirements
Hours
Equivalent Courses
English (Comp I)
3
English 1010
Humanities
3
English 360
General Biology
8
BIOL 105 & 106
Human Physiology or A & P
4
BIOL 207
Microbiology
4
Biology 316
General Chemistry
8
CHEM 103 & 104
Organic Chemistry
8
CHEM 301 & 302
Introduction to College Mathematics
3
MATH 125
Introduction to Behavioral Science
3
Psychology 101
Electives
17
Electives
TOTAL
61
 

Rev. 09/13/2012

CHRISTIAN BROTHERS UNIVERSITY

Course Requirements
Hours
Equivalent Courses
English (Comp I)
3
English 1010
Humanities
3
English 211
General Biology
8
BIOL 111/111L
BIOL 112/112L
Human Physiology or A & P
4
BIOL 217/217L
Microbiology
4
Biology 321/321L
General Chemistry
8
CHEM 113/113L
CHEM 114/114L
Organic Chemistry
8
CHEM 211/211L
CHEM 212/212L
Fundamentals of Algebra
3
MATH 103
Introductory Psychology
3
Psychology 105
Electives
17
Electives
TOTAL
61
 

Rev. 09/13/2012

DYERSBURG STATE CC

Course Requirements
Hours
Equivalent Courses
English (Comp I)
3
English 1010
Humanities
3
English 2110
General Biology
8
BIOL 1110 & 1120
Human Physiology or A & P
4
BIOL 2010
Microbiology
4
Biology 2230
General Chemistry
8
CHEM 1110 & 1120
Organic Chemistry
8
CHEM 2010 & 2020
College Algebra
3
MATH 1710
General Psychology
3
Psychology 1030
Electives
17
Electives
TOTAL
61
 

Rev. 09/13/2012

FREED-HARDEMAN UNIVERSITY

Course Requirements
Hours
Equivalent Courses
English (Comp I)
3
English 1010
Humanities
3
English 225
General Biology
8
BIO 111 & 112
Human Physiology or A & P
4
BIO 211
Microbiology
4
Biology 215
General Chemistry
8
CHE 121/121L & 122/122L
Organic Chemistry
8
CHE 321 & 322
College Algebra
3
MAT 101, etc
General Psychology
3
Psychology 210
Electives
17
Electives
TOTAL
61
 

Rev. 09/13/2012

JACKSON STATE CC

Course Requirements
Hours
Equivalent Courses
English (Comp I)
3
English 1010
Humanities
3
English 2111
General Biology
8
BIO 1110 & 1120
Human Physiology or A & P
4
BIO 2010
Microbiology
4
Biology 2230
General Chemistry
8
CHEM 1110 and 1120
Organic Chemistry
8
CHEM 2010 & 2020
College Algebra
3
MATH 1710
General Psychology
3
Psychology 1030
Electives
17
Electives
TOTAL
61
 

Rev. 09/13/2012

LIPSCOMB UNIVERSITY

Course Requirements
Hours
Equivalent Courses
English (Comp I)
3
English 1010
Humanities
3
English 2113
General Biology
8
BY 1134 & BY 1144
Human Physiology or A & P
4
BY 3514 or 2213
Introductory Microbiology
4
Biology 2424
General Chemistry
8
CM 1113/1211 lab
CM 1123/1221 lab
Organic Chemistry
8
CM 2113/2211 lab
CM 2123/2221 lab
College Algebra
3
MA 1114
Introduction to Psychology
3
Psychology 1113
Electives
17
Electives
TOTAL
61
 

Rev. 09/13/2012

MARYVILLE COLLEGE

Course Requirements
Hours
Equivalent Courses
English (Comp I)
3
English 1010
Humanities
3
English 162
General Biology
8
Bio 113 & 115
Human Physiology or A & P
4
Bio 217
Microbiology
4
Biology 355
General Chemistry
8
Principles of Chem 121 & 122
Organic Chemistry
8
Chem 223 & 224
College Algebra
3
Precalculus Math 115
Introductory Psychology
3
Psychology 1010
Electives
17
Electives
TOTAL
61
 

Rev. 09/13/2012

MIDDLE TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY

Course Requirements
Hours
Equivalent Courses
English (Comp I)
3
English 1010
Humanities
3
English 2020
General Biology
8
BIOL 1110, 1120
Human Physiology or A & P
4
BIOL 2010
Microbiology
4
Biology 2230
General Chemistry
8
CHEM 1110, 1120
CHEM 1111L, 1121L
Organic Chemistry
8
CHEM 3010, 3020*
College Algebra
3
MATH 1710
General Psychology
3
Psychology 1410
Electives
17
Electives
TOTAL
61
 

* One semester of organic chemistry and one semester of biochemistry are acceptable
Rev. 09/13/2012

MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY

Course Requirements
Hours
Equivalent Courses
English (Comp I)
3
English 1010
Humanities
3
English 2203
General Biology
8
BIO 1134 & 1144 or 1134 & 1504
Human Physiology or A & P
4
BIO 1004 or 2014
General Microbiology
4
Biology 3304
General Chemistry
8
CH 1213/1211 & 1223/1221
Organic Chemistry
8
CH 4513/4511 & 4523/4521
College Algebra
3
MA 1313
General Psychology
3
Psychology 1013
Electives
17
Electives
TOTAL
61
 

Rev. 09/13/2012

NORTHWEST MISSISSIPPI COMMUNITY COLLEGE

Course Requirements
Hours
Equivalent Courses
English (Comp I)
3
English 1010
Humanities
3
English 2223
General Biology *
8
BIO 1133/1131 & 1143/1141
Human Physiology or A & P
4
BIO 1513/1511
Microbiology
4
Biology 2924
General Chemistry
8
CHE 1213/1211 & 1223/1221
Organic Chemistry
8
CHE 2424/2420 & 2434/2430
College Algebra
3
MAT 1313
General Psychology
3
Psychology 1513
Electives
17
Electives
TOTAL
61
 

* Any two of the following will be accepted: Botany 1313/1310,
Zoology I 2414/2410, Zoology II 2424/2420
Rev. 09/13/2012

PELLISSIPPI STATE TECH CC

Course Requirements
Hours
Equivalent Courses
English (Comp I)
3
English 1010
Humanities
3
English 2010
General Biology
8
BIOL 1110 & 1120
Human Physiology or A & P
4
BIOL 2010
Microbiology
4
Biology 2130
General Chemistry
8
CHEM 1110 & 1120
Organic Chemistry
8
CHEM 2010 & 2020
College Algebra
3
MATH 1730
General Psychology
3
Psychology 1030
Electives
17
Electives
TOTAL
61
 

Rev. 09/13/2012

SOUTHWEST TENNESSEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

Course Requirements
Hours
Equivalent Courses
English (Comp I)
3
English 1010
Humanities
3
English 2110
General Biology
8
BIOL 1110/1120
Human Physiology or A & P
4
BIOL 2010
Microbiology
4
Biology 1230
General Chemistry
8
CHEM 1110/1120
Organic Chemistry
8
CHEM 2010 & 2011 (lab)
CHEM 2020 & 2021 (lab)
College Algebra
3
MATH 1710
General Psychology
3
Psychology 1210
Electives
17
Electives
TOTAL
61
 

Rev. 09/13/2012

TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY

Course Requirements
Hours
Equivalent Courses
English (Comp I)
3
English 1010
Humanities
3
English 2010
General Biology
8
BIOL 1110/1111 & 1120/1121
Human Physiology or A & P
4
BIOL 2010/2211 OR 4270/4271
Principles of Microbiology
4
Biology 2400
General Chemistry
8
CHEM 1110/1111 & 1120/1121 or
1112/1113 & 1122/1123 (honors)
Organic Chemistry
8
CHEM 2010/2011 & 2020/2021 or
2012/2013 & 2022/2023 (honors)
College Algebra
3
MATH 1110
General Psychology
3
Psychology 2010
Electives
17
Electives
TOTAL
61
 

Rev. 09/13/2012

TENNESSEE TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY

Course Requirements
Hours
Equivalent Courses
English (Comp I)
3
English 1010
Humanities
3
English 2130
General Biology
8
BIOL 1110 & 1120
Human Physiology or A & P
4
BIOL 2010
Microbiology
4
Biology 3200
General Chemistry
8
CHEM 1110 & 1120
Organic Chemistry
8
CHEM 3010 & 3020
College Algebra
3
MATH 1710
General Psychology
3
Psychology 2010
Electives
17
Electives
TOTAL
61
 

Rev. 09/13/2012

UNIVERSITY OF MEMPHIS

Course Requirements
Hours
Equivalent Courses
English (Comp I)
3
English 1010
Humanities
3
English 2201
General Biology
8
BIOL 1110/1111 lab
BIOL 1120/1121 lab
Human Physiology or A & P
4
BIOL 2010/2011 lab
Microbiology/Lab
4
Biology 3500/3505
General Chemistry
8
CHEM 1110/1111 lab
CHEM 1120/1121 lab
Organic Chemistry
8
CHEM 3310/3301 lab
CHEM 3511/3501 lab
College Algebra
3
MATH 1710
General Psychology
3
Psychology 1030
Electives
17
Electives
TOTAL
61
 

Rev. 09/13/2012

UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI

Course Requirements
Hours
Equivalent Courses
English (Comp I)
3
English 1010
Humanities
3
English 221
General Biology
8
BISC 160/161 & 162/163
Human Physiology or A & P
4
BISC 206
Principles of Microbiology
4
Biology 210
General Chemistry
8
CHEM 105/115 & 106/116
Organic Chemistry
8
CHEM 221/225 & 222/226 or
471/472 (Biochemistry)
College Algebra
3
MATH 121
General Psychology
3
Psychology 201
Electives
17
Electives
TOTAL
61
 

Rev. 09/13/2012

UNION UNIVERSITY

Course Requirements
Hours
Equivalent Courses
English (Comp I)
3
English 1010
Humanities
3
English 201
General Biology
8
BIO 112 & 214
Human Physiology or A & P
4
BIO 221
Microbiology
4
Biology 211
General Chemistry
8
CHE 111 & 112
Organic Chemistry
8
CHE 314/324L & 315/325L
College Algebra
3
MAT 111
Intoduction to Psychology
3
Psychology 213
Electives
17
Electives
TOTAL
61
 

Rev. 09/13/2012

UT-CHATTANOOGA

Course Requirements
Hours
Equivalent Courses
English (Comp I)
3
English 1010
Humanities
3
English 1310
General Biology
8
Biology 1110 & 1120
Human Physiology or A & P
4
Biology 2080 /2080L
Principles of Microbiology
4
Biology 3110
General Chemistry
8
Chemistry 1110/1110L & 1120/1120L
Organic Chemistry
8
Chemistry 3010/3010L & 3020/3020L
College Algebra
3
Math 1130
Inroduction to Psychology
3
Psychology 1010
Electives
17
Electives
TOTAL
61
 

Rev. 09/13/2012

UT-KNOXVILLE

Course Requirements
Hours
Equivalent Courses
English (Comp I)
3
English 1010
Humanities
3
English 201
General Biology
8
BIOLOGY 130 & 140
Human Physiology or A & P
4
BCMB 230
Introduction to Microbiology
4
Biology 310
General Chemistry
8
CHEMISTRY 120 & 130
Organic Chemistry
8
CHEMISTRY 350 & 360/369
College Algebra
3
MATH 119
General Psychology
3
Psychology 110
Electives
17
Electives
TOTAL
61
 

Rev. 09/13/2012

UT-MARTIN

Course Requirements
Hours
Equivalent Courses
English (Comp I)
3
English 111
Humanities
3
English 250
General Biology
8
BIOLOGY 130 & 140
Human Physiology or A & P
4
ZOOL 252 or ZOOL 352
Microbiology/Bacteriology
4
Microbiology 251
General Chemistry
8
CHEMISTRY 121 & 122
Organic Chemistry
8
CHEMISTRY 341 & 342
College Algebra
3
MATH 140
Psychology
3
Psychology 101
Electives
17
Electives
TOTAL
61
 

Rev. 09/13/2012

WALTERS STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

Course Requirements
Hours
Equivalent Courses
English (Comp I)
3
English 1010
Humanities
3
English 2410
General Biology
8
Biology 1110/1111 lab
Biology 1120/1121 lab
Human Physiology or A & P
4
Biology 2010/2011 lab
Introduction to Microbiology/Lab
4
Biology 2230/2231
General Chemistry
8
Chemistry 1110/1111 lab
Chemistry 1120/1121 lab
Organic Chemistry
8
Chemistry 2010/2011 lab
Chemistry 2020/2021 lab
College Algebra
3
Math 1710
General Psychology
3
Psychology 1310
Electives
17
Electives
TOTAL
61
 

Rev. 09/13/2012

 

Department of Clinical Lab Sciences

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