Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
2007 Catalog
Bloomsburg University Academic Programs
Academic Catalog

Clinical Laboratory Science (BS)

The following course sequence sheet is for illustrative purposes only and should not be construed as formal academic advisement. Course selections and sequence may vary depending on course availability and counsel from your academic adviser. You should consult an academic adviser before developing an actual academic plan.

More information: download a curriculum worksheet to assist in your planning; see degree requirements.

Cr.First SemesterCr.Second Semester
450.114 Concepts Biology I150.107 Medical Terminology
452.115 Chemistry for Sciences I452.116 Chemistry for Sciences II
 or 52.101 Intro Chemistry (based on testing) or 52.115 if 52.101 was required
320.101 Composition I3General Education Group A (Humanities)
 or General Education Group A (Humanities) or 20.101 Composition I
3General Education Group B (Social Sciences)353.141 Introduction to Statistics
109.100 Optional University Seminar3General Education Group B (Social Sciences)
15Total Semester Credits14Total Semester Credits
Cr.Third SemesterCr.Fourth Semester
450.242 Microbiology350.343 Immunology
450.271 Cell Biology452.230 Fund Organic Chemistry
3General Education Group A (Humanities)356.110 Introduction to Computer Science
 or 52.116 if 52.101 was required3General Education Group B (Social Sciences)
350.290 Writing in Biology3General Education Communications
 or General Education Communications or 50.290 Writing in Biology
1General Education Fitness/Recreation Skills  
15Total Semester Credits16Total Semester Credits
Cr.Fifth SemesterCr.Sixth Semester
350.233 Human Genetics or 50.333 Molecular Bio350.342 Medical Microbiology
3General Education Group A (Humanities)453.341 Biochemistry
3General Education Group B (Social Sciences)3General Education Group A (Humanities)
3General Ed. Values, Ethics, Decision-Making3Free Elective
3Free Elective1Free Elective
 or GenEd Group A if 52.101 was required1General Education Fitness/Recreation Skills
15Total Semester Credits15Total Semester Credits
Cr.Seventh SemesterCr.Eighth Semester
15Clinical Experience15Clinical Experience
15Total Semester Credits15Total Semester Credits


A placement test is required for 52.115; 52.101 may be required as a prerequisite.

Students may count 1 Communications, Quantitative or Values course under appropriate Gen Ed area (A, B, or C).

Students choosing this option must then take an extra Free elective to reach 120 credits.