Earn an Associate degree to become a medical lab technologist in as few as 24 months*
If you’re searching for medical lab technician schools, Medtech’s M.L.T. program can train you to work in the important field of lab analysis. M.L.T.s identify specimens and test result abnormalities through the use of equipment like spectrophotometers, calorimeters and flame photometers.
Upon completion of your medical lab technologist training, you can learn how to:
Monitor, screen and manage analytical devices
Adhere to quality control regimens
Perform phlebotomy procedures
Assess test results
Maintain statistical control of observed data
Upon completion of your Medical Lab Technology Associate degree, you can be prepared for medical lab tech jobs in independent medical labs, hospitals, clinics and diagnostic companies. The number of positions is expected to grow by 22% over the next decade, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2014. Salary information for this career can be found at www.bls.gov.
The Medtech experience
Because you are making the commitment to get career-focused training and education, we also make a commitment to you as a student by helping you get the financial aid you need, if you qualify. Our commitment doesn’t end when you complete the program, however. All of our accredited colleges also offer career services that you can use throughout your education and career. It’s all part of the Medtech experience, and it’s what separates us from other medical lab technician schools.
Medtech is accredited by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education in Virginia, Maryland and Washington, D.C. and by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools in Florida, Kentucky and Indiana.
Don’t wait to begin a new career! You can prepare for a career as a clinical laboratory technician or medical lab technologist at one of our campus locations. Contact us today by requesting information or giving us a call at 1-877-287-1612.
*Program length varies by campus.
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