Medical Laboratory Technician

AAS Technical Degree

The medical laboratory technician (MLT) is an allied health professional who is qualified by academic and practical training to provide service in clinical laboratory science. The medical laboratory technician performs general tests in all laboratory areas–blood banking, chemistry, hematology, immunology and microbiology. Working with the supervision of a medical technologist, a medical laboratory technician hunts for clues to the absence, presence, extent, and causes of diseases.