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Medical Laboratory Technology

labMedical laboratory technicians play an important role in the practice of modern medicine. They perform diagnostic procedures in the health care setting, such as chemical analysis of body fluids, classification of blood cells, identification of disease producing microorganisms, and the selection of compatible donor blood for transfusion.

The Medical Laboratory Technology Associate Degree program is designed to prepare graduates to perform laboratory procedures in a variety of settings. Career and employment opportunities include hospitals, research and reference laboratories, public health and veterinary facilities, and environmental and quality assurance laboratories.

The Clinical Laboratory Assisting Certificate is designed to provide exposure to the clinical laboratory techniques and procedures needed in entry-level laboratory jobs. This certificate can be completed in 1 semester, and can be applied toward an associate degree.

The MLT Program offers online refresher courses in the following laboratory disciplines: Hematology (I and II), Immunology, Chemistry, Blood Banking, Microbiology, Body Fluids, as well as a comprehensive Case Study course.