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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.

Summer 2016 MLT Class Update

Mandatory Information Sessions for Summer 2016 MLT Program Admission

Day and Date Time Room

Monday June 29, 2015 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Union Hall 333
Tuesday August 4, 2015 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Union Hall 333
Wednesday September 2, 2015 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Union Hall 333
Thursday October 8, 2015 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Union Hall 333
Friday November 6, 2015 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Union Hall 333
Monday December 14, 2015 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Union Hal 333

Job Placement

Columbus State Community College does not guarantee job placement for graduates.

What It Means to be an MLT

This 10-minute video from the American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science highlights the role that laboratory professionals play in patient care.