Are you interested in medical science and enjoy working with the latest technology? Become a Medical Lab Technologist and play a vital role in the diagnosis of disease and illness.
FVCC’s Medical Laboratory Technologist Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree prepares students to work in the growing health care industry with skills in preparing and analyzing bio samples, operating highly advanced equipment and communicating test results with physicians and other health care providers. Graduates of this program are eligible to take the certification exam administered by the American Society of Clinical Pathologists.
This degree can be obtained in two years with heavy emphasis on hands-on laboratory training and clinical internship experience.
- Demand for medical lab Technologists in Montana is expected to increase 18 percent by 2024.
- Health care employment in Flathead County has increased 47 percent since 2006 and is expected to continue growing.
- Flathead County’s largest employer, Kalispell Regional Medical Center, seeks to hire qualified medical lab Technologists as part of its growing team of health care professionals.
“Whether you are a new high school graduate or interested in beginning a second career, I would like to tell you more about FVCC’s Medical Laboratory Technologist program. You can reach me at 406.756.3880 or firstname.lastname@example.org.” – Karrie Bolivar, Academic Advisor, Health Sciences