Please review the [Medical Laboratory Technician Student Handbook](https://www.fvtc.edu/Portals/0/PDFs/Programs/Medical%20Lab%20Technician%20Handbook.pdf).
Students must obtain a C grade in each required general education and core course. If a C grade is not obtained, you will be required to repeat the course.
Criminal activity reported will be communicated to healthcare agencies which provide student clinical and internship opportunities. Healthcare agencies have the legal right to deny a clinical or internship experience based on crimes committed. Completion of your program cannot be guaranteed if your criminal history precludes you from completing any clinical or internship experience.
You will be required to complete a Certified Criminal Background Check prior to enrollment into internship or clinical experience. Do not submit these records until you are asked to provide them to your instructors.
Your program requires that you complete Anatomy & Physiology OR Animal Anatomy and Physiology which has the following prerequisite: ACCPL Read >= 80 OR ACT Read >= 20 OR for programs requiring TEAS a Composite >= 50 OR Program Prep; ACCPL Sentence >= 83 OR ACT Engl >=18 OR for programs requiring TEAS a Composite >= 50 OR Program Prep; and 2 semesters of HS Chemistry OR Gen Chemistry (10-806-134) with C or better.
Students will be required to electronically submit clinical documentation, which includes immunizations, when accepted into core courses.
The practicum or internship is a supervised unpaid clinical experience.
There is a possibility that clinical placement may not be immediately guaranteed.