Medical Laboratory Technician | SKYCTC

Medical Laboratory Technician

Challenge yourself by saving lives in the Medical Laboratory Science field.

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Dr. Bridget Ledford Waters
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What is a Medical Laboratory Technician?

This program prepares students to become a medical laboratory professional who is qualified by academic and applied science education to provide service and research in medical laboratory science and related areas in rapidly changing and dynamic healthcare systems. The Medical Laboratory Technician will perform tests to analyze body fluids, tissue, and other substances in the following core areas: immunohematology (blood banking), microbiology, hematology, chemistry, urinalysis, and immunology.

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How Do I Pay For This?

Worry no more. With the lowest tuition in Kentucky, financial aid options, and a helping hand to guide you through the application process, SKYCTC has you covered. SKYCTC will help you reach your goals at a price that won't break the bank.

Admission Requirements

Acceptance into the Medical Laboratory Technician program is based on a selective admissions process.

What Else Do I Need to Know?


The Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College Medical Laboratory Technician program is seeking accreditation by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS) 5600 N River Road, Suite 720, Rosemont, IL 60018. Phone: (773) 714-8880, Fax (773) 714-8886.

Length of Program

You can earn an associate in applied science degree in two years if you maintain full-time status.

This information should not be considered a substitute for the KCTCS Catalog. You should always choose classes in collaboration with your faculty advisor to ensure that you meet all degree requirements.

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