Pre-Clinical Laboratory Science - Associate in General Studies

Program Code - CIP Code: PRE.CLIN.LABSCI.AGS/24.0101
Credits Required: 65
Academic Division: Math, Science, Business and Technology

Note: Students should observe the “See course description” footnotes that appear throughout the following programs. Many courses in these programs have prerequisites or are offered only during certain semesters or at certain times. This program provides students with their basic education and prepares them to transfer to a four-year college. To be considered for admissions to the medical technology program at the University of Kansas Medical Center, students must have an overall grade-point average of 2.00 and a grade-point average of 2.30 in chemistry, biology, and microbiology.

Requirements for Admission to the program:

  • No requirements for admission to the program.
  • Contact program for program-specific advising.

College Requirement

Course Credit Hours
BLUE 0101 Freshman Seminar 1

General Education Requirements

Course Credit Hours
ENGL 0101 Composition I* 3
ENGL 0102 Composition II* 3
SPCH 0151 OR
SPCH 0201
Public Speaking OR Interpersonal Communication 3
MATH 0105 College Algebra or higher ** 3
  Humanities Electives (2 disciplines) 6
  Social Science Electives (2 disciplines) 6
BIOL 0135 Principles of Cell and Molecular Biology 4
Total Hours for General Education Requirements 28
*See course syllabus for prerequisite. **Math sequence is contingent upon previous high school mathematics background and transfer institution.  Students should confer with an advisor to determine correct placement.

Pre-Clinical Laboratory Science Requirements*

Course Credit Hours
BIOL 0240 Genetics 4
BIOL 0261 Microbiology 3
BIOL 0262 Microbiology Laboratory 2
BIOL 0271 Physiology 3
BIOL 0272 Physiology Laboratory 1
CHEM 0111 College Chemistry I and Lab* 5
CHEM 0112 College Chemistry II and Lab 5
CHEM 0211 AND CHEM 0213 Organic Chemistry I AND Organic Chemistry I Lab 3 2
CHEM 0212 AND CHEM 0214 Organic Chemistry II AND Organic Chemistry Lab II 3 2
MATH 0115 Statistics 3
Total Hours for Pre-Clinical Laboratory Science Requirements 36
*See course syllabi for Pre-Clinical Laboratory course prerequisites.

Total Hours

Total Hours for an Associate in General Studies in Pre-Clinical Laboratory Science Degree 65
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