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Updated 2 hours ago

Molecular Biology ASCP certification exam - 396 Replies

[QUOTE who="RJV MB(ASCP) in Hartford, Connecticut"]I passed the exam this past Saturday 8-23-14. This forum was very helpful. I used only the...


Updated 5 hours ago

Arizona High School Biology Teacher wants to become MT. - 1 Reply

I have a post- bachelor Medical Technology certificate. My bachelor was in Biology. It takes one year, 6 month theory and 6 month the hospital...


Updated 20 hours ago

Medical Technologist starting hourly pay - 1 Reply

On you might be able to get some idea of what people are being paid at various locations...


Updated 20 hours ago

BS in medical lab science - entry level jobs? - 1 Reply

For myself I worked in research labs, checking the websites of universities and hospitals for positions. There are also technicians in hospital labs...


Updated 2 days ago

Which work environment do you enjoy most? Hospitals, doctor's offices, reference labs, etc. - 4 Replies

I believe it all depends on how you grew up and your personal tastes. I grew up in a small town in an intimate school setting so I prefer smaller...


Updated 2 days ago

Salary for New York City Technologists? - 143 Replies

[QUOTE who="NYer in Brooklyn, New York"]So i'm new to this profession and this is what i'm seeing. HHC hospitals get their contracts negotiated...


Updated 2 days ago

Preparing to take ASCP MT exam in three weeks time - 2998 Replies

ATTENTION selling the Success in Clinical Lab science on EBAY for LESS than listed prices!!!


Updated 2 days ago

Anyone complete the New York Methodist CLS program?? - 106 Replies

[QUOTE who="Shawn in New York, New York"]I actually got accepted into St. John's program and NYM's. i decided to go to NYM for several reason one of...


Updated 3 days ago

Salary and demand of Medical Technologist. - 78 Replies

"Ariana in Gibsonton, Florida" You are an idiot. As a Medical Technologist, I not only deal with all of your patient's results, I deal with with...


Updated 3 days ago

MLT to MLS program - 1 Reply

Try utmb galveston.


Updated 3 days ago

Requirements to get a CA CLS license - 601 Replies

Hello. I have a BS in CLS from UNC Chapel Hill and am ASCP certified with five years experience in Microbiology. I will be relocating to the Bay area...


Updated 4 days ago

I need a change - 3 Replies

[QUOTE who="Me in Nashville, Tennessee"]I've been working as a Med Tech for a little over 4 years now and I'm begining to get burned out. Right now...


Updated 5 days ago

Obtaining a license in Hawaii - 1 Reply

[QUOTE who="panic in Manila, Philippines"]Hello, please help. I'm planning on getting a license in hawaii, but I graduated from a school outside of...


medical technology job for expatriate in France

I worked as medical technologist in the Philippines with 20 years experience in different hospital laboratories. Now living in France, is there a...


Updated 5 days ago

Medical Technology Programs in WA - 1 Reply

Hello, Were you able to find some information on these programs? I'm looking at applying to both this coming year.


Updated 8 days ago

AAB, ASCP, AMT... - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="BigDog in Dupont, Washington"]If anyone wants more details, please let me know. Meanwhile, I've looked into the job openings in western...


Updated 8 days ago

do labs use access or excel - 1 Reply



Updated 9 days ago

CLS: Generalist vs. Specialist - 35 Replies

Just to clarify, most of what is being referred to on here as a "specialist" is actually referring to categorical certifications. Right out of...

vicky in Lakewood, California

Updated 11 days ago

ASCP vs ASCPi - 10 Replies

Hi guys! I just have inquiry. Im interested in taking ASCP certification. I worked as a CLS in cali for 2 to 3 years 8 years ago. Im a foreign grad...

Me in Nashville, Tennessee

Updated 12 days ago

Master's degree in medical technology - 23 Replies

Hi all, This is my first post on this forum. I was just accepted into a Master's Program for medical technology this past week. My program...

Lindsay in Houston, Texas

Updated 13 days ago

Any CLS Students from Texas Tech? - 51 Replies

Hello there, I got accepted for the Second Degree CLS Program from Texas Tech, Lubbock... I was wondering if there is anyone else out there who...

Brye... in Woodside, New York

Updated 14 days ago

Is there a the New York State MLS exam different than the national ascp cert. exam - 62 Replies

Rumor around my hospital is that the ASCP New York State only exam route is easier than the ASCP national exam is this true

Silver in Denver, Colorado

Updated 15 days ago

The true facts about MT salaries and pay - 859 Replies

I've been reading too many threads and comments about how med techs do not get paid well. To those who may be thinking about becoming a med tech, let...

CaliRVT in smalltown, California

National University CLS Courses

Hello. I had a question about National University CLS courses. I have a B.S. degree from an CSU college, but am missing some prerequisite...

njbiodude in New Jersey

Updated 15 days ago

Rutgers/UMDNJ Medical Laboratory Science Program - 3 Replies

I'm interested in going to the Rutgers Medical Laboratory Science program. Does anyone know anything about it? Is it good or not? It's the only...

anek in Willowbrook, Illinois

Updated 16 days ago

Liquid chromatography/ Mass spectrometry - 4 Replies

I was wondering if there is someone on this forum who has experience using this methods for urine toxicology. Just out of curiosity, is the...

TGP in Woodland Hills, California

Updated 16 days ago

Philippine BMLS/BSMT Graduates Information on CA license. - 18 Replies

I have been reading so many questions regarding graduates from the Philippines asking about requirements, eligibility and many more so I just decided...

Clinical Intern in SE, Michigan

Updated 16 days ago

Medical Technology / Clinical Laboratory Science in Britian? - 4 Replies

Does anyone know the requirements or qualifications process for becoming a medical technologist or clinical laboratory scientist in the UK (Britian)?...

Apolonia in Doha, Qatar

Updated 19 days ago

pinoy MTs in US, discussion board naten ito. - 243 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?

Feni in Barrie, Ontario

Updated 21 days ago

Medical Technologist - CSMLS certification - 1071 Replies

Hello I am just wondering if there is anyone preparing for CSMLS certification exam on this forum?

Need a job in New York, New York

Updated 22 days ago

H1B Visa for medical technologist? - 87 Replies

I am looking for employer who sponser me for H1b visa. I was done MS in Medical tachnology and Microbiology. I have 4 years of experience as lab...

michelle in Texas

Updated 25 days ago



Pat in Smyrna, Georgia

Updated 26 days ago

AAB Board of Registry Exam - 246 Replies

Has anyone here taken the AAB MT exam lately? I am in the process of studying and was curious about material covered and difficulty. Thanks

Rogansmitt in Wintalk, Florida

Updated 27 days ago

Gaining lab experience - 4 Replies

Hi everyone, I've been reading the stats from people admitted into the CA CLS programs and almost always, these successful applicants have at...

Clinical Intern in SE, Michigan

Updated 29 days ago

Further options after med tech school? - 1 Reply

I graduated from med tech school in 2012. I have worked as a med tech in microbiology since then. I have been seriously considering going back to...

GOGO Burrito in San Diego, California

Updated 1 month ago

LFS No Longer Accepts Medical Microbiology and Analytical Chemistry from Weber State! - 16 Replies

So LFS in California no longer recognizes med micro and quant. chem. from Weber State Online Course to get the CLS Trainee License. Anyone else hear...

Future in Detroit, Michigan

Job Prospects with the Molecular Biology ASCP certification?

Hi! reading on the ASCP website it states that having an ASCP cert will make u more marketable but I am guessing that is geared more towards...

SheWolf27 in Phoenix, Arizona

Updated 1 month ago

Has anyone taken the ASCP Hematology Specialist Exam lately? - 18 Replies

I'm trying to find someone who has taken this particular exam within the past couple of years. I'm currently studying for this exam and I have a few...

Le Stat in Woodland Hills, California

Updated 1 month ago

I failed the ASCP exam - 55 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...

Clinical Intern in SE, Michigan

Updated 1 month ago

Who likes their job? - 227 Replies

Does anybody here like their job as a Medical Technologist? I've read many negative posts, which are generally about pay and respect. What are the...

Johnson1 in NYC, New York

Updated 1 month ago

Fresh MLS graduate has to work on night shift? - 2 Replies

I am very interested with the MLS program But heard from other people that usually the fresh MLS graduate will has to work on night shift, which is...

Johnson1 in NYC, New York

Updated 1 month ago

Med Techs in Biotech Industry - 1 Reply

Hey all, I've been a MT/MLS for over 6 years now, going on my 4th year being the lead tech on the night shift and am beyond ready for a change. I...

Johnson1 in NYC, New York

Updated 1 month ago

Someone explain the California med tech thing once and for all - 11 Replies

Obviously California has stricter requirements, I understand that. However, I can't help thinking people are being ridiculous. Case in point,...

Johnson1 in NYC, New York

Updated 1 month ago

Have a (useless?) BA in Biology in NY state, should I go back to school to become an MT? - 2 Replies

Hey all, so I graduated a year ago with a BA in Biology in New York State and have been working in a chemistry lab ever since. I've heard of a lot...

bRINA in Galveston, Texas

Updated 1 month ago

Categorical medical technology programs - 1 Reply

Hi everyone! I am a student with a bachelor's degree, and I am looking for a list of medical technology schools or hospitals that offer the 1 year...

Davao_CLS in Fresno, California

Updated 1 month ago

CLS Licensing for Philippine Graduate - 54 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...

Davao_CLS in Fresno, California

Updated 1 month ago

h1b visa CLS in California - 12 Replies

Hello I am disperate to find a job as CLS in Los Angeles!!! Can anyone tell me some hospitals tht sponsor h1b visas in LA or surroundings? If nobody...

Missiewifie in Brooklyn, New York

Updated 1 month ago

CUNY York College? - 11 Replies

Has anyone applied to or attended the CUNY program at York College? The prerequisites seem to be lighter than some of the other programs and I was...

Claire in Durban, South Africa

Updated 1 month ago

Going no where with a BA in psychology? - 24 Replies

It has been about a year since I graduate with my BA in Psychology. I feel stuck going no where. I have a 2.5 gpa so getting into graduate school...

ViVii in San Diego, California

Updated 1 month ago

CLS program at UCSD - 44 Replies

I have an interview for the UC San Diego CLS training program this month. Can anyone elaborate on their selection process (about how many...

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