Medical 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 Columbus State Community College MLT program is accredited by the
National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science 5600 N. River Rd. Suite 720, Rosemont, IL 60018-5119 Phone: 773-714-8880 Fax: 773-714-8886
Accreditation was reaffirmed in 2011 for the length of seven years.