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Guided Pathways

Histologic Technician, AS S1211

Program: S1211
Looking for guidance? A counselor can help.This Guided Pathways for Success (GPS) is a suggested sequence of coursework needed for program completion. It is not an official educational plan. Schedule an appointment with a counselor or advisor as soon as possible to create an individualized Mountie Academic Plan (MAP) specific to your goals and needs.
Suggested Sequence of CourseworkThis program is available online
Fall Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
HT 1 Intro to Histotechnology 1.0
HT 2 Sci Basics for Histotech 3.0
ENGL 1A Freshman Composition 4.0
CHEM 10 Chemistry-Allied Health 5.0
CHEM 40 (or) Intro General Chemistry
CHEM 50 (or) General Chemistry I
Total:   13.0
CHEM 10, 40 or 50 will be corequisite for HT 2
Winter Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
BIOL 1 General Biology 4.0
Total:   4.0
MICR 1 or 22 advisory for HT 12
Spring Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
HT 12 Beginning Histotechniques 5.0
ANAT 35 Human Anatomy 5.0
AA/S MATH Meet AA/AS Math Comptcy Req 3.0
Total:   13.0
ANAT 35 is required; ANAT 10A is not acceptable
Summer Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
HT 17 Work Exp in Histotech 2.0
Total:   2.0
HT 17 1-2 units; 4 units total; offered all terms
Fall Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
HT 10 Histology 3.0
HT 14 Advanced Histotechniques 5.0
MICR 22 Microbiology 4.0
MICR 1 (or) Principles-Microbiology
Total:   12.0
Winter Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
HT 17 Work Exp in Histotech 2.0
Total:   2.0
HT 17 1-2 units; 4 units total; offered all terms
Spring Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
HT 16 Histo&Immunohisto Chem 4.0
A/AS PE Meet AA/AS Phys Well-Being Req 1.0
A/AS AMIST AA/AS GE D1 Hist & Poli Sc Cr 3.0
ANAT 10B Intro Human Physiology 4.0
ANAT 36 (or) Human Physiology
MICR 26 (or) Intro Immunology
Total:   12.0
Summer Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
SPCH 1A Public Speaking 4.0
Total:   4.0
Fall Semester (Year 3)
Course Prefix Title Units
A/AS HUM AA/AS GE C2 Humanities Course 3.0
A/AS BEH AA/AS D-2 Elective Course 3.0
A/AS ARTS AA/AS GE C1 Arts Crse 3.0
A/AS SELF AA/AS E LifelongUnderst Course 3.0
Total:   12.0
Histologic Technician, AS S1211 Submit petition to Admissions & Records
Program Notes

Histotechnician Program Brochure: https://www.mtsac.edu/histotech/2013%20Histotech%20Brochure.pdf

Program website: https://www.mtsac.edu/histotech/

Admissions Requirements:

Admission Requirements Mt. San Antonio College is an open access institution. Students eligible for college admission are eligible for the Histotechnician Program. At the present time, there is no 1 formal application process or selection process for the program. Classes are offered on a first-come-first-served basis. Some classes have prerequisites in place. A selection process is currently being investigated for the program. 

 

 

Degree requirements include reading competency. This requirement is met by attaining eligibility for READ 100. You may complete READ 90 or take the reading placement exam and earn a 65 or higher (eligibility for READ 100). 

 

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