Medical Laboratory Technician

Why should I be a Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT)?

Due to an aging population, Medical Laboratory Technician's are in high demand. MLT's provide information for patient diagnosis and treatment by performing laboratory tests in toxicology, chemistry, hematology, immunology, and microbiology laboratories; receiving, typing, testing, and recording blood bank inventories.  Starting salary is approximately $40,000 per year. 

How do I get in?

Step 1: Come to one of the following preadmission conferences at Health Science Hall Room 360 to pick up an application packet and get detailed information about the program:
January 24, 2017, 3:00 p.m. 
February 15, 2017, 3:00 p.m.
March 21, 2017, 3:00 p.m.
April 4, 2017, 3:00 p.m.

Step 2: Apply by May 1, 2017.

Step 3: The selective admissions committee will make its choices by June 1, 2017.

What Classes will I need to take?

Who Can I Contact?

Eva Chelf

Other Information

Program statistics:

  • Graduate Certification Pass rate: 100%
  • Job placement rate:  95%
  • Graduation rate:  84%


This program is accredited through the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS)

5600 N. River Rd., Suite 720
Rosemont, IL  60018-5119

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