PROGRAM ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
To qualify for this program one must be a graduate of an accredited high school or equivalent. Courses in biology and chemistry are strongly recommended, but not required. Also necessary for admission are qualifying scores on the placement test, a medical examination, and medical and liability insurance.
Admission to the Medical Laboratory Technology Program requires the student to be a high school graduate or equivalent, have a qualifying S.A.T. (480 Verbal, 540 Math) or A.C.T.(Eng 21, Math 16)or( COMPASS 88, Reading 70, writing 54 Pre-Algebra) or score or a 2.5 GPA in the general education courses and elective.
The general education courses and elective will also apply as credit toward the Associate Degree in Applied Science with a major in General Technology and specialization in Pre-Health Science. Students whose Reading score is below 88 on the COMPASS placement test or below 46 on the ASSET placement test must successfully complete all required reading coursework in addition to general education courses, electives and COL 101. Prior to entry, students must submit a medical examination form. Prior courses in biology and chemistry are recommended. A non-refundable, nontransferable deposit is also required.
The Medical Laboratory Technology Program is accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences, 5600 North River Road., Suite 720, Rosemont, Illinois 60618; phone at 773-714-8880 or email at http://www.naacls.org
All General Education Courses (including electives) completed with a 2.5 GPA or better
- Complete Medical Physical Examination (including updated immunizations)
- Pay nonrefundable, nontransferable deposit of $100
- Signed Health Insurance Verification Form
- Liability Insurance Policy (available through College at a approximate cost of $15.00).
For Program specif information, please contact:
MLT Program Chair
Lynne Fantry, MLA, MT(ASCP)
Michelle Gagan M.S.H.S., MT(ASCP)