Medical Laboratory Technician
The Medical Laboratory Technology Program is a state-accredited two-year program resulting
in an Associate in Science Degree in Medical Laboratory Technology. This program prepares
students for employment in clinical laboratories, industry, and biotechnology. The MLT Program
curriculum, an integration of classroom lectures, student laboratories, and clinical training, fosters development of analytical and problem solving skills required in this profession. After successful completion of the program, students may sit for the national exam.
This new job area is experiencing increasing demand in both hospitals and biotechnical labs,
particularly pharmaceutical labs conducting human research. A Medical Laboratory Technician
earns approximately $40,000/year.