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Major: Medical Technology
Degree awarded: Bachelor of Arts
Total credit hours: 32
Internship/Practicum opportunities: ASCP-approved programs
A student who graduates from Thiel College with a major in medical technology will understand basic biological and chemical principles that are necessary to understand clinical laboratory applications.
They will also:
In the senior year, majors in allied health-medical technology must attend one of the hospitals affiliated with Thiel College, or any other hospital with an ASCP-approved program in medical technology for a year of clinical and classroom work. The medical technology professional study year includes the following courses: clinical microbiology, clinical chemistry, clinical hematology/coagulation, clinical immuno-hematology, clinical immunology/serology and clinical seminar. Thiel awards 32 credit hours for the professional study year when satisfactorily completed.