Associate of Science - Medical Laboratory Science

The Medical Laboratory Science program gives students the skills and knowledge necessary to earn entry-level jobs. Under the supervision of a medical technologist, pathologist, or physician, the MLT performs routine laboratory procedures such as hematology, parasitology, bacteriology, serology, blood banking, chemistry, and urinalysis. Upon graduation, students who pass the national certification can apply for positions with hospitals, clinics, medical practices, industry, pharmaceutical sales, and labs.

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Department: Allied Health

Degree: Associate of Science - Medical Laboratory Science

Credits for Degree: 72

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Student Organization
  • Gamma Lambda Tau
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Possible Careers

  • Immunologist, Hematologist, Biochemist, Microbiologist, Immunohematologist
  • Crime Laboratory
  • Environmental Health
  • Cancer Research
  • Infection Control Department
  • Risk Management (at hospital, clinics, industry)
  • Blood Transfusion Centers
  • Public Health Laboratories
  • Medical Lab Technician
  • Pharmaceutical Sales
  • Researcher
  • Drug Testing

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If you would like to know more about the Allied Health department, please give us a call at (318) 473-6466 or drop by and see us in Coughlin Hall 101C.

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