Medical Laboratory Technology Associate

Detect, diagnose and treat diseases through courses and firsthand experiences in our Medical Laboratory Technology associate program.

What You'll Study

Laboratory technicians are some of the most crucial people in the medical world. Medical lab techs collect samples from patients and perform tests to analyze body fluids, tissues and cells and help determine diagnoses. By earning your associate in the field, you will learn how to become a part of this important piece to the medical puzzle.

With lab and classroom experiences, your education will prepare you for a world of endless possibilities in a demanding field. As advances are made in science, you will play a multidisciplinary role as a laboratory technician. The program prepares you for potential careers in clinical chemistry, analyzing plasma and other body fluids for substances, or for work in a microbiology laboratory, where you'll identify causes of infection and recommend the correct antibiotics for treatment.