St. Clair College

Medical Laboratory Science

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Program Information

School:St. Clair College
Faculty:South Campus - Centre for Applied Health Sciences
Degree:Diploma
Field of Study:Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions, Other
Description:As an important member of the health care team, it is the Medical Laboratory Technologist who assesses the types of blood cells and microorganisms that cause disease, provides chemical analysis of blood and body fluids, performs the processing of tissue samples for microscopic evaluation, and determines the compatibility of blood for transfusion.

This program will appeal to students with a love and knowledge of sciences. They should have good manual dexterity, and must be able to work accurately and quickly under pressure with the ability to make decisions which directly affect the diagnosis and treatment of disease. It's also important to have a professional and caring attitude.
URL:Medical Laboratory Science at St. Clair College
Length:3 Year(s)
Careers:Medical Laboratory Technologists

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 Mathematics 
  •  Grade12 Physics 
  •  Grade12 Biology 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry 
  •  Grade12 English 

Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) with the majority of courses at the College (C), University (U), University/College (M) or Open (O) level OR Mature Student status (nineteen years of age or older as of the first day of classes and do not have an OSSD or equivalent) plus: Grade 12 English - ENG4U, ENG4C, EAE4C or EAE4U Grade 12 Math (C) or (U) Senior Level Chemistry (C) or (U) Senior Level Physics (C) or (U) Senior Level Biology (C) or (U)

Additional Admission Requirements:
    St. Clair College will continue to accept applications after the Equal Consideration Dates on a first-come, first-served basis. If the number of qualified applicants exceeds the number of available seats (oversubscribed), completed applications received at ontariocolleges.ca by the Equal Consideration date will receive first consideration.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on January 26, 2018