Medical Laboratory Technology


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Welcome to the Medical Laboratory Technology Program

Medical lab technicians perform a wide range of routine laboratory procedures associated with blood and body-fluid analysis. Graduates are employed in hospitals, minor emergency centers, doctors’ offices, clinics, and blood donor centers. Learn more by following the links below, or check out the Medical Laboratory Technology FAQ.

Program Outcomes

2020 data and 3-year total are current to October 2020.

2018 2019 2020 3-year Total
Graduation Rates 80% 75% 72% 76%
Job Placement Rates 100% 100% 100% 100%
Attrition 20% 25% 28% 24%
Program Graduates 16 15 18 16
First-time Exam Takers 13 12 13 13
First-time Exam Takers Passed 13

(100%)

11

(92%)

13

(100%)

12

(92%)

ACC Average Certification Score 629 616 604 N/A
National Average Certification Score 507 511 524 N/A
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This program is nationally accredited through the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS)
5600 N. River Road, Suite 720, Rosemont IL 60018, (773) 714-8880
www.naacls.org

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Medical Laboratory Technology Updates

  • Medical Laboratory Technology Program Applications

    To apply to the Medical Laboratory Technology program, please upload your application supporting documents to CastleBranch with code UL69im. For more information, visit the Medical Laboratory Technology Application Process page.

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  • Attention! All students that have not been accepted into an ACC Health Sciences program…

    All students who have not been accepted into an ACC Health Sciences program should declare General Studies in Pre-Health Sciences (Associate of Science) for their major. Once accepted into a program, the student's major will be updated.

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  • For New Health Sciences Applicants

    All students wanting to apply to a Health Science Program should start their application by uploading their immunization record to CastleBranch. Use Package Code UL64im

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