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Updated 7 hours ago

Molecular Biology ASCP certification exam - 1116 Replies

I've been looking at the examination content outline as well as the questions posted on here and I was wonder if anyone knows what they're asking for...


Updated 15 hours ago

Clinical microbiologist - 2 Replies



Updated 16 hours ago

Going no where with a BA in psychology? - 224 Replies

I think Nurse practitioner or physician assistant are harder schools to get into?


Updated 18 hours ago

Any CLS Students from Texas Tech? - 98 Replies

Hi, I applied at the end of February and today my transcripts have just been received... I'm anxious to know when they might call me for an interview...


Updated 19 hours ago

Medical Laboratory Science Program at Tarleton State University - 10 Replies

[QUOTE who="French Bull Dog in Fort Worth, Texas"]MLS14, I hope you're still following this thread! I found out on April 1st that I was accepted to...


Updated 19 hours ago

Requirements to get a CA CLS license - 653 Replies

[QUOTE who="Mimi in Willard, Ohio"]Thank you so much for your answer. Do you know in what form I must send the verification from my employer for my...


Updated 1 day ago

Don't waste your time becoming a Medical Technologist - 65 Replies

What I want to know is it financially worth-it to go to California. I have all the classes needed for licensure. I also hold the ASCP...

Thomas Brickhouse

Updated 2 days ago

MLT while pursuing BS in Biology? - 1 Reply

I'm afraid so, since you do not have time working a laboratory you have to go through a NAACLS program. You have 3 options you can do it a the...


Updated 3 days ago

AAB Board of Registry Exam - 244 Replies

I am preparing to take the Specialty Technologist in Chemistry Exam with the AAB and was wondering what would be some good study materials to use. I...

Yandery Vera Oliveras

Updated 4 days ago

The true facts about MT salaries and pay - 882 Replies

Hi Mike I applied at UCF and I was wondering if you can tell me about your experience at UCF? Any advice or tip about the program, rotations...


Updated 6 days ago

medical technologist job in USA - 180 Replies

The medical laboratory technologist works in collaboration with laboratory staff, pathologist, and laboratory director to provide high quality...


Updated 7 days ago

AMT MT exam? - 1 Reply

Did you pass? Is it harder than ascp? I'm planning to take the exam on 15 days from here.


Updated 8 days ago

Medical Technologist - CSMLS certification - 1326 Replies

[QUOTE who="Julia in Grande Prairie, Alberta"]Hey mark!! Would u mind sending me a message on my email add its I am...

CLS in Oceanside, California

Updated 12 days ago

Economic trends and CLS - 24 Replies

Just a question for all the current CLS's out there - has the current economy affected the profession in any aspect (ie., hiring trends, job load,...

Wenxue in Chicago, Illinois

Updated 12 days ago

ASCP(MB) certification - 6 Replies

I was wondering if I read Route 1 correctly for taking the Molecular Biology exam by ascp. All you need is a bacherlor's and MLS certification,...

suii in Tampa, Florida

Updated 12 days ago

CLS vs. MLT vs MLS?! - 9 Replies

Hi All, Can someone explain to me differences between these acronyms (at least in California)? I know they all do ASCP board exams but what make...

MarCortez in Manhattan, New York

Updated 13 days ago

I failed the ASCP exam - 59 Replies

I was shocked. I have been training for three years and I took a few months off after graduating to study 6 hours a day 5 days a week for the exam...

gem_ in Oklahoma

Updated 16 days ago

AAB, AMT, ASCP: What certification do you have & what was the test like? - 12 Replies

I just want to take a census of the forum. If you will, please list your degree and major, and if you entered the field as an entry level tech &...

ProspectiveCLSApplicant in Davis, California

Updated 17 days ago

BS Bio graduate, qualms about becmoing a MT. - 69 Replies

Hey everyone, I recently graduated from the University of California- Irvine, and I am totally lost right now. My main goal from my college career...

ProspectiveCLSApplicant in Davis, California

Updated 17 days ago

CLS Interview for SFSU - 271 Replies

Hi everyone, I've found these forums to be of immense help during my prep for applying to CLS programs in California and after 1.5 years of...

asnnoodle in Santa Cruz, California

Updated 20 days ago

American wanting to work abroad - 2 Replies

Hello, I am a certified MLS(ASCP) with a bachelors in Medical Laboratory Sciences. I currently work as a generalist in Michigan, but am looking...

asnnoodle in Santa Cruz, California

Updated 20 days ago

Rejected from SJSU CGMBS....need advice - 3 Replies

Hi all, I am a senior graduating this May with a BS in Cell and Molecular Biology and hoping to become a CGMBS. I've applied for a trainee license...

njbiodude in California

Updated 21 days ago

DeVry offering Clinical Laboratory Science? - 10 Replies

What is everyone's opinion on a diploma mill like DeVry starting Bachelor's Degree program in Medical Laboratory Science? I was shocked to hear about...

CLS2016 in Montebello, California

Updated 26 days ago

Bad career choice? - 36 Replies

I was very happy after I changed my major from chemistry to MT, but now I'm having second thoughts after reading some posts on this forum. I am doing...

James in Maple Valley, Washington

Updated 28 days ago

Have you had issues with California Laboratory Field Services (LFS)? - 11 Replies

I'm looking for people who have encountered issues obtaining CLS or limited CLS licensing in California. Specifically, tell me Laboratory Field...

James in Maple Valley, Washington

Updated 29 days ago

Requirements to get a CA-CLS license: Out of State (DRAFT) - 234 Replies

So apparently after some digging, it seems that we have some solid information on how to obtain a California license if you are from out of state. I...

James in Maple Valley, Washington

Updated 29 days ago

CA limited CLS license - 10 Replies

Howdy, Could anyone explain the CA limited license? 1. How to get one, how long it takes, can out of state people get it 2. Who hires people...

Marlon in California

Updated 29 days ago

Are you a happy MLT? - 62 Replies

I am considering a career as a medical laboratory technologist, but I have read a lot of unhappy posts. Is there anyone out there who is happy with...

Lex in Houston, Texas

Updated 1 month ago

CLS Licensing for Philippine Graduate - 103 Replies

I'm a U.S. citizen currently taking the B.S. Med Tech Course at Far Eastern University, Manila, Phlippines. I'll be graduating in 2014. The course...

CarlosMT in Austin, Texas

Updated 1 month ago

SPECIALIST in Chemistry Exam ASCP - 6 Replies

Hello Y'all! I'm planning to take the Specialist in Chemistry Exam SC(ASCP). I need your pointers what to study and books to buy.. how long did you...

HannahT in Chatsworth, California

Updated 1 month ago

pinoy MTs in US, discussion board naten ito. - 346 Replies

calling all my fellow MT colleagues.. as ASCPi certified, are we entitled to NCA/ ASCP merging?? are we benefitted? if yes, how do we enjoy it then?

Stephen in Tacoma, Washington

Updated 1 month ago

Preparing to take ASCP MT exam in three weeks time - 3492 Replies

Hi, I'm preparing to take the ASCP MT exam in three weeks time and I am freaking out. I am relying on passing this exam inorder to process an H1...

CLS 2013 in San Jose, California

Updated 1 month ago

Anyone going to CLS Program interview at UC Davis in Nov 2012? - 75 Replies

Anyone who got interview call from UC davis for March 2013? I got today kinda confused choosing interview dates between 6th and 19th Nov ! If anyone...

Mary in Los Angeles, California

Updated 1 month ago

I have a Bachelor degree in Biology and I'm interested in this field, but I have some questions - 169 Replies

I have a bachelor's degree in biology. My college had a med tech program, but unfortunately closed the program before I could enter it. I worked...

Nestor in North Babylon, New York

Updated 1 month ago

Masters in CLS - 9 Replies

Hi, I have a question about pursuing a masters degree in CLS soon after I finished my BS degree MLS with University of Cincinnati (online). I only...

Marlon in Sparks, Nevada

Updated 1 month ago

Salary and demand of Medical Technologist. - 83 Replies

We the Medical Technologist always had being place at the of the line. Always the favorit of the Hospital are the Nurses and the Doctors. But the...

Khanzy in Burlington, Massachusetts

Updated 1 month ago

How Hireable is an M(ASCP) versus MLS(ASCP) - 20 Replies

I have a B.S. in Biology and am pursuing a postbaccalaureate certificate in Clinical Microbiology that will qualify me to sit for the exam for...

Samra in Sonhomish,WA in Everett, Washington

Updated 1 month ago

MLT to MT - 80 Replies

Hello I am curently a ASCP Medical Lab Tech in New york with a license and with an associates degree. i have been working for 3 years and I am...

Clinical Intern in SE, Michigan

Updated 1 month ago

Do you need certification or license to be a medical technologist? - 5 Replies

My husband has his master's degree in Neuroscience from a decent university in Western Europe. However, he's had a tough time finding jobs in the...

Lilly in Charlestown, Massachusetts

MLT/ CLS certification

Hi, So I have a B.S in biology with a minor in chemistry. I want to get into the MT field and hopefully move out to California. So my question is,...

terrislab@*****.*** in Elberton, Georgia

Updated 1 month ago

The HEW certification.. - 4 Replies

I am an MLT (ASCP) with the HEW... Does anyone recognize the HEW ??

kristelpinx in Arlington, Virginia

Updated 1 month ago

Fields of medical lab science - 1 Reply

Hi everyone I was hoping someone could give me some input on choosing MLS as a career? There is a lot of automation Taking over my job now and...

Newvillage13 in Kissime, Florida

Updated 1 month ago

What makes California Paradise for Filipino CLS - 121 Replies

70% of CLS in CA are Filipino. most of them got their CA license after trained in Filipin. LFS has been more stricton CLS from other US states than...

Eevee in Smyrna, Tennessee

MLT to MT in Tennessee

I'm living in Tennessee. I'm having a hard time deciding what degree I should pursue. I think I will attend a Medical Laboratory Technician program...

Amy in North Liberty, Iowa

Updated 1 month ago

Study Material and how to study for M (ASCP) EXAM they ask obscure ogranims? - 20 Replies

I took the M(ASCP) 2 weeks ago and failed. The test was so hard about 80% of the questions where about organisms subspecies never mentioned in class...

Eli in Altamonte Springs, Florida

Updated 1 month ago

Have B.S. in microbiology how can i obtain a MLT/ASCP - 57 Replies

Hello, I just recently obtained my B.S. in microbiology and have taken a medical microbiology course with lab. In it we performed urinalysis, strep...

MLT in Mesa, Arizona

Updated 1 month ago

Unionize the Laboratory ? - 2 Replies

I am typically very anti-union, but.... Considering the government does not want to step up and do the right thing and work towards licensure. ...

btcomp in Kenockee, Michigan

Updated 1 month ago

How can I re-enter the field? - 5 Replies

Hello - I'd like any feedback I can get! I graduated 25 years ago with a degree in Medical Technology and am ASCP certified. There were very few...

Clinical Intern in SE, Michigan

Updated 1 month ago

Automation in the laboratory - 2 Replies

Hi everyone. I am doing my MLS clinical rotations for my BS degree right now and I've noticed something. The labs in our school are getting a lot of...

Clinical Intern in SE, Michigan

Updated 1 month ago

Any MT/MLS from MA? Please Help!!!! - 2 Replies

Already have BS in Chemistry and minor in Biology. I was hoping for a recommendation on what route I should go. 1) get MLT and then MLS? 2) should...

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