Tissue Banking Technology (TBT.S.STC)

20.0 Credit Hours

The Tissue Banking Technology certificate program prepares individuals to attain the skills necessary to become a certified tissue banking technologist. Tissue banking technologists are integral in the recovery, processing, storage and distribution of human tissue.

Students in this program will gain basic knowledge of human anatomy, medical terminology, sterile techniques, surgical recovery and processing techniques, ethics and regulatory standards. Students will also be eligible to take the national Certified Tissue Banking Specialist (CTBS) exam upon program completion.

Prerequisites: Approval of Department BIO 1107

Program Outcomes

  • Demonstrate safe performance of skills related to sterile and surgical technique, and tissue recovery, processing, storage, and distribution of human tissue.
  • Utilize critical thinking as a basis for clinical judgment and anticipatory decision making when handling human tissue.
  • Demonstrate professional behaviors of responsibility, accountability, quality of care, ethics and federal regulation.

Curriculum

BIO 1107: Human Biology View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENG 1101: English Composition I View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
HIM 1101: Medical Terminology View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
MAT 1130: Allied Health Mathematics View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
SUT 1101: Tissue Banking I View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 4 credit hours
SUT 1107: Lab for Tissue Banking I View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 1 credit hour
SUT 2101: Tissue Banking II View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
SUT 2107: Practicum for Tissue Banking II View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
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