Medical Lab Technology (Cooperative*) Associate in Applied Science

WHAT FOLLOWS IS THE PROGRAM OUTLINE. This program is not designed for students transferring to other colleges or universities. As a rule, courses with a second digit "0" are designed to transfer.  Students planning to transfer should consult a Counselor to verify the transferability of courses. Prerequisites for courses are noted in the IVCC Catalog. Program Pre-Admission Information is included if applicable.  

First YearCredits
BIO 1003 Principles of Biology4    
BIO 1200 Human Body Structure & Function3    
CHM 1006 General Chemistry I5    
MEDT 1104 Urinalysis & Immunology4    
CHM 1007 General Chemistry II  5  
ENG 1001 English Composition I  3  
MEDT 1124 Hematology & Coagulation  4  
MEDT 1224 Blood Bank  4  
BIO 1009 Microbiology    4
PSY 1000 General Psychology    3
Year Total: 16 16 7
Second YearCredits
ENG 1002 English Composition II3    
MEDT 2044 Clinical Microbiology4    
MEDT 2214 Clinical Chemistry4    
MEDT 2316 Clinical Practicum I  6  
MEDT 2326 Clinical Practicum II  6  
MEDT 2462 Med Lab Tech Seminar   2  
Year Total: 11 14  
Total Credit Hours:   64

*Cooperative program between IVCC & Kankakee Community College. For additional information please consult any counselor at (815) 224-0360 or for more information about this program contact Glenda Forneris at (815) 802-8835 or

All MEDT courses are available online through Kankakee Community College. Each Med Lab course requires a full day of attendance every other week at the Kankakee Community College Campus.

Students in the past who have a 2.5 minimum cumulative GPA and completed  BIO 1003 or BIO 1200 and CHM 1006 have had a very good chance for admission.

Students must either test out of or take MTH 0910 for admission to the program. Kankakee Community College may request a copy of test scores or ACT (22) or SAT (530) for admission. Test scores expire after 2 years.

A mandatory orientation at KCC and an A2 Hesi exam are required.

All BIO & MEDT courses must be completed with a "C" or better.