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DISCOVER MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNOLOGY

Become the backbone of healthcare with first-hand knowledge of clinical laboratory procedures.

Helping You Reach Your Career Goals:

  • Associate in Applied Sciences Degree
    Earn a valuable Medical Laboratory Technology Associate Degree in approximately two years.
  • Program Preparation
    Three-phase program consisting of introductory studies, major clinical laboratory disciplines and clinical practicum.
  • Program Flexibility
    Full-time and part-time options as well as evening classes available.
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Learn more about Medical Laboratory Technology.

PROGRAM BENEFITS

Medical Laboratory Technology students learn by doing.

Medical laboratories are the structural spine of the healthcare system. From analyzing samples and locating microorganisms to matching blood for transfusions and recommending treatment options, front-end medical care wouldn’t be possible with the hard work of lab technicians.

Accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS), our Medical Laboratory Technology curriculum prepares students for working in clinical settings that help keep hospitals and other vital providers running. Our unique partnership with LabCorp also allows you to take classes during the second half of the curriculum in a state-of-the-art student laboratory at the LabCorp facility in Elon.

Medical Laboratory Technology graduates earn $20+ hourly.

(With 5 years experience. Contingent on economy and geographic location)

What you'll learn

  • Biology and microbiology
  • Chemistry
  • Hematology
  • Immunology
  • Specimen collection
  • Laboratory testing and procedures
  • Interpreting and reporting findings

Jobs you'll qualify for

  • Clinical Laboratory Technologist
  • Medical Laboratory Technician
  • Locations: hospitals, physician’s offices, health departments, clinics, reference labs
  • Eligible to take certification examinations offered by the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) Board of Certification

Curriculum Plan

Earn a valuable degree to qualify for professional employment in only two years.

Associate

Take the deepest dive into Medical Laboratory Technology with a two-year Associate in Applied Sciences degree. Gain exposure in all areas of lab technology to prepare for a lucrative career in the industry.

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Start a life-changing career in healthcare.

For the past three years, 100 percent of our graduates are employed within six months and we have an 85 to 100 percent passing rate for those seeking certification from the American Society for Clinical Pathology.

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