Clinical Laboratory Technology
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.
The mission of the Clinical Laboratory Technology program is to offer students a quality educational opportunity through the development of academic competence; coupled with critical thinking skills, social, personal and intellectual values, and professional skills required for entry level employment as clinical laboratory technicians in the healthcare community.
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.