MLT Mission

The mission of the Medical Laboratory Science program is to transform students to become competent medical laboratory technicians that assist the community while demonstrating high ethical, moral and technical standards.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the Medical Laboratory Technician program requirements, graduates will be able to:

  1. Accurately perform analytical testing on identified samples using appropriate reagents, method calibrators, controls, instruments, and diagnostic analyzers.
  2. Differentiate between normal and abnormal cells and results, determine necessary follow up testing, carry out additional testing, as needed.
  3. Adhere to strict safety and privacy requirements in the academic and professional setting.
  4. Demonstrate professionalism in the classroom and workplace and qualify for potential employment as a technician or technologist in a medical laboratory facility.
  5. Be eligible for a National Certification as a Medical Laboratory Technician.

Program Outcomes Goals

  • Graduates Employed or continuing education in related field
    • 70% (three years consecutive average)
  • ASCP-BOC or AMT Certification (within one year of graduation)
    • 75% (three years consecutive average)
  • Graduates placement in the field or related field
    • 70% (three years consecutive average)
  • Graduation (students who start second half of program and graduate)
    • 70% (three years consecutive average)