Roberts Wesleyan College provides a course of study which allows a student to couple a major in Biology or Chemistry with a hospital experience in Medical Technology. A member of the faculty serves as advisor to all students interested in Medical Technology.
SPECIFICS OF THE BIOLOGY, B.S. DEGREE Medical Technology Concentration
Minimum Total Hours: 124
Total Liberal Arts Hours Required: 60
General Education Requirements: Per General Education list (see General Education Division). Exceptions: lab science requirement is met through the major; mathematics proficiency requirement may be met through the major if MTH 200 is taken instead of CSC 101 as the major requirement.
Minimum Requirements: Overall and major GPA of 2.0; no grade less than C- in the major.
Transfer Requirements: See institutional transfer policies.
Application to the Major: Standard institutional major application should be submitted at the end of the sophomore year. A minimum overall GPA of 2.0 is required for acceptance to the major.
Major Requirements: A minimum of 44 hours of RWC course work as follows plus hospital hours as outlined below:
21 hours of required biology courses with supporting labs: BIO 101, 201, 202, 260, 301, 306, 460;
MTH 200 or CSC 101;
Biochemistry with lab: BCH 305;
16 hours of chemistry courses with supporting labs: CHM 111*, 112, 211, 212.
* Passing the math placement could be required before enrolling in some introductory courses.