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Medical Technology

Degree

Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology

The Medical Technology program provides career opportunities in a variety of areas. Principally, the course of study prepares one to work as a Medical Technologist, in which the graduate would do tests in blood banking, chemistry, hematology, immunology and microbiology in a laboratory dedicated to providing health care. This might be in a hospital, a physician’s office, or a privately owned facility. Completion of the program could lead as well to careers with veterinary clinics, pharmaceutical companies, or food processors. In addition, the program qualifies students to take one of the national certification examinations and to advance to graduate level studies.

Graduates of the Medical Technology Program:

  1. Will be prepared to work as a Medical Technologist, in which the graduate would do tests in blood banking, chemistry, hematology, immunology and microbiology in a laboratory dedicated to providing health care.
  2. Qualify to take one of the national certification examinations.

Special Feature

  • Senior year clinical experience at off-campus hospital site. This must be completed at a NACCLS site (National Accreditation Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science). Programs can be found at NAACLS.org

Medical technology schools differ in admission requirements, but all require a minimum grade point average of 2.8 or higher. Completion of the medical technology coursework does not guarantee admission to any NAACLS program

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