About This Degree
Medical Laboratory Technicians (MLT’s) work under the supervision of a medical technologist or physician to perform tests that help physicians diagnose and treat diseases. MLT’s prepare samples for analysis, use equipment to identify micro-organisms, monitor tests and procedures, analyze the chemical content of fluids, match blood for transfusions, and test for drug levels in the blood.
View Potential Careers
Students may pursue the following careers:
- Medical Laboratory Technician
- Family Practice
- Specialized Clinics
- Concurrent Enrollment
- Federal & State Lab
- Donor Centers
- FDA Inspector
- Medical Technologist*
*Requires a bachelor's degree
Course Listing (University Catalog)
Online classes are not available to USU F-1 and J-1 sponsored students. International students sponsored by USU on a F-1 visa can study at Logan or Price campus and must register for face-to-face classes. International students sponsored by USU on a J-1 visa can study at Logan campus and must register for face-to-face classes.