Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists

Job Description

Medical laboratory technologists prepare samples for analysis, monitoring testing procedures and analyzing results for infection or chemical composition.

Academic Requirements

Medical lab technologists must complete a bachelor’s degree and may later go on to a master’s degree. There are no uniform licensing requirements for medical lab technologists, but most employers require their technologists to be certified by the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP).

Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologists
$40-60
Thousand
Average
Salary
Medium
Patient
Interaction
10.93%
Job
Growth
 
High
Blood
Interaction
Bachelor's degree
Education
Required

Schools

Missouri State University

901 South National
Springfield, 65897

University of Missouri – Kansas City

5100 Rockhill Road
Kansas City, 64110
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