Clinical Laboratory Technology/Phlebotomy
Are you looking for a career in Clinical Laboratory Technology?
The Clinical Laboratory Technology program is a sequence of courses that prepares
students for technician positions in medical laboratories and related businesses and industries. Learning
opportunities develop academic, technical, and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. The program emphasizes a combination of didactic and clinical instruction necessary for successful employment.
Mission: The Clinical Laboratory Technology program, with the assistance of its clinical affiliates, is committed to providing quality didactic, laboratory, and clinical instruction through cognitive, psychomotor, and affective domains of learning, encompassing the skills needed to examine, analyze, and interpret results from blood, body fluids, and other diagnostic specimens. Upon graduation, students are prepared to work as clinical laboratory technicians in various medical laboratories and are eligible take a national certification examination through the American Society for Clinical Pathology Board of Certification (ASCP) or the American Medical Technologist (AMT) Certification.
The Clinical Laboratory Technology program is accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences, which is located at 5600 N. River Road, Suite 720 Rosemont, Illinois 60018-5119
Tel. 773-714-8880, Fax 773-714-8886
Successful completion of the CLT program insures
graduates have the qualifications for working as a medical laboratory technician and are eligible for
Graduates are most often employed in hospital laboratories, reference laboratories, government and private research laboratories, physicians' offices and clinics, crime labs, home health care agencies, safety and health research laboratories, and as sales representatives for laboratory equipment and supplies.