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Medical Laboratory Technology - Terre Haute

Medical Laboratory Technology


Ivy Tech's Medical Laboratory Technology program emphasizes hands-on learning — including experience in a hospital lab. Each course features lab and lecture components, teaching skills such as:

  • Collecting, processing and analyzing biological specimens
  • Performing analytical tests of body fluids and cells
  • Identifying and factors that affect lab procedures and results and making necessary corrections
  • Practicing quality control and safety principles
  • Relating lab findings to common diseases
  • Interacting with other lab and healthcare personnel, patients and the public

After completing the Ivy Tech Medical Laboratory Technology program, you can pursue medical or microbiological lab technician roles for:

  • Hospitals
  • Physician offices
  • Research labs
  • Food manufacturers