Degree Requirements - B.S. in Clinical Laboratory Sciences


Biology Requirements (27 credits)

BIOL1251/BIOL1253     General Biology I & lab
BIOL1252/BIOL1254     General Biology II & lab
BIOL4240/BIOL4241     Cell Biology & lab
BIOL2237/BIOL2239     Structure and Function I & lab
BIOL3225/BIOL3226     General Microbiology & lab
BIOL3210/BIOL3211     Genetics & Lab
BIOL5306     Immunology

Science Requirements (24 credits)

CHEM1201     General Chemistry I
CHEM1203     General Chemistry Lab I
CHEM1202     General Chemistry II
CHEM1204     General Chemistry Lab II
CHEM2261     Organic Chemistry I
CHEM2263     Organic Chemistry Lab I
CHEM2262     Organic Chemistry II
CHEM2264     Organic Chemistry Lab II
CHEM3281     General Psychology
PSYC1103      Biochemistry

Mathematics & Computer Science Requirements (13 credits)

MATH1107     Pre Calculus
MATH1201     Calculus
PSYC2201     Statistics
CSCI1105      Computer & Computer Software

Humanities/Social Science Requirements (12 credits)

ENWR1101     Academic Writing
ENWR1102     Academic Research & Writing
Ethical and Moral Analysis:
SPCH1155     Public Speaking

University Requirements (8credits)

UNIV1001       Transitioning to University Life
UNIV1002        Preparing for Professional Life
UNIV2001       Cross-cultural Perspectives 
UNIV2002       Global Issues     

Medical Technology Requirements (6 credits)

MEDT1130     Bioethics
MEDT4420     Healthcare Management

Total (96 credits)
After completion of three years of study (a minimum of 96 credits) at FDU, the program is completed in 12 - 15 months at The School of Health Related Professions of UMDNJ. With the successful completion of the program at UMDNJ the student will earn the BS in Clinical Laboratory Science.