Printed on 8/1/2021
Medical Laboratory Assistant
Not Financial Aid Eligible
*If general education courses are required, they may be available at multiple locations.
This unique program trains you to be part of the clinical laboratory team. You’ll be collecting, labeling and processing specimens, recording information, as well as maintaining equipment. As a medical laboratory assistant, you’ll be helping medical laboratory technicians prepare and analyze physical specimens.
Med Lab Technical Standards
Read, acknowledge, and submit a Technical Standards form found at: foxvalleytechnicalcollege.formstack.com/forms/medical_lab_technician_ts
Credit Transfer Options
They're your credits. Take them with you!
Whether you’re an incoming student, transferring to another two-year college or pursuing your bachelor’s degree, we make it easy for you to seamlessly transfer your credits. With full accreditation by the Higher Learning Commission, we offer credit transfer agreements with more than 65 two-and four-year colleges.
You will be required to complete a Certified Criminal Background Check prior to enrollment into internship or clinical experience. Do not submit these records until you are asked to provide them to your instructors.
Students will be required to electronically submit clinical documentation, which includes immunizations, when accepted into core courses.
The practicum or internship is a supervised unpaid clinical experience.
There is a possibility that clinical placement may not be immediately guaranteed.
A High School credential is required for employment in this field.
Still undecided about your major or exploring your career options? Check out these resources to identify your personality traits, values, abilities and interests – important considerations when choosing a career. You’ll also find details about scheduling a college visit and contact information for our career counselors if you’d like more personal assistance. We’re here to help you explore your options.