Play a Significant Role in Healthcare Diagnostics

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As a Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) you will work in an expanding medical field under the supervision of a medical technologist or a physician. The job requires you to be dependable, give attention to detail and to be honest and ethical. You will work with people mostly in hospitals but also in clinics and doctors’ offices conducting laboratory tests for the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease.

The MLT program at South Central College is nationally accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences, NAACLS.

NAACLS (National Accrediting Agency for the Clinical Laboratory Sciences)
5600 N River Road, Suite 720
Rosemont, IL 60018

Campuses: North Mankato

Program Start Date: Fall Semester

For more information: (507) 389-7200 | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Application Window: January 1 - May 31

Online Application


pdfCertification Pass Rates
pdfGraduation and Attrition Rates
pdfEmployment Placement Rates

pdfMedical Laboratory Technician Policy Handbook
pdfEssential Requirement for MLT Program


What Medical Lab. Tech. Students Say

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One in every ten jobs in the U.S. today are in the healthcare industry. From technicians to those on the front line of patient care, opportunities abound. Many well-paying healthcare careers require just two years of college to get started.

More than $500,000 in scholarships awarded annually by SCC campus foundations

Faculty Spotlight - Medical Laboratory Technician

Stacy Hammett, MS, MT (ASCP)cm
Stacy Hammett, MS, MT (ASCP)cm
Education:B.A., Wartburg College; M.S., Minnesota State University, Mankato
North Mankato Phone:(507) 389-7461
North Mankato Office:D135-c
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