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Medical Laboratory Technician

The Medical Laboratory Technician program will provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to work in the medical laboratory performing diagnostic tests to help physicians detect, diagnose, and treat disease. Students must have a strong background in chemistry, biology and math. Technicians must learn to work with microscopes, computers, and instruments on body fluids, tissues and cells.  Technicians are employed in hospital laboratories, clinics, doctors’ offices, blood banks and research and commercial laboratories. CIP 511004