Medical Laboratory Science ATC

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    Dale Mabry
ATC.MED.LAB (44 Credit Hours) | Part of the Health and Medical Subject

The medical laboratory science advanced technical certificate is designed to prepare students for careers in clinical laboratories.

Laboratory training includes clinical chemistry, coagulation, hematology, immunohematology, immunology, medical microbiology, molecular diagnostics, and urinalysis. 

The knowledge and skills acquired in the laboratory will help develop reasoning and critical thinking skills.

This 16-month program involves didactic coursework in the classroom as well as laboratory training, followed by 22 weeks of clinical experience at an affiliated hospital laboratory site with an experienced medical laboratory scientist (MLS). Graduates are eligible to take the American Society for Clinical Pathology Board of Registry exam.

The program is accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science (NAACLS). 5600 N. River Rd, Suite 720 Rosemont IL  60018-5119; Phone: 773.714.8880; Fax: 773.714.8886; info@naacls.org 

Interest Sessions Every Friday!

Interested in a career in a clinical laboratory?  Join us for an informational session every Friday at 1:30 p.m. via Microsoft Teams -  Learn more about this exciting field!

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    Contact Tripat Kaur

    Contact Tripat Kaur for more information and the Teams link.

    If you already have a degree from an accredited institution and courses in microbiology, biological sciences, math and chemistry join us to learn more about our Medical Lab Science Advanced Technical Certificate.  Contact Tripat Kaur at tkaur@hccfl.edu or 813.253.7244 for more information and the Teams link.

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