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Updated 23 hours ago

Anyone accepted to the TTUHSC program for next year? - 23 Replies

Sorry its "TTUHSC CLS Class of 2017"


Updated 1 day ago

Medical Technologist - CSMLS certification - 1259 Replies

Good day Any body interested in review sessions for the CSMLS certification exam? Extensive review classes for the exam highlighted materials with...


Updated 1 day ago

BS in Biology to Med Tech - 3 Replies

[QUOTE who="ris12693 in Cleveland, Ohio"]I just graduated in december with a bach in biology . I want to be a medical technologist but I am a little...

Ria Hawkeye

Updated 1 day ago

Preparing to take ASCP MT exam in three weeks time - 3333 Replies

Thanks a lot to this website I passed the exam in one take. I used Quick Review Cards for Medical Laboratory Science by Polansky, Medical Laboratory...


Updated 1 day ago

What does your state and/or employer recognize? AMT, ASCP, AAB? - 20 Replies

I have taken the NCA, ASCP, and AMT exams. NCA was the easiest, followed by the ASCP, the AMT was a bear. I thought it would be the easiest since it...


Updated 2 days ago

MLT starting salary - 450 Replies

Hi, when you first got out of school and got hired what were you offered as a MLT? Curious I'm in school now and have a year left. I'm thinking if...


Updated 2 days ago

Molecular Biology ASCP certification exam - 939 Replies

Just passed!! Thank you all so much for this forum. If you're preparing, it can't be overstated enough, STUDY THIS FORUM! A lot of the questions I...


Updated 2 days ago

Salary for Traveling Medical Technologist - 110 Replies

Anyone currently working as a traveler in Cali? How is the pay rate and the best area? I'm currently in Texas where opportunities are abundant,...


Updated 3 days ago

Requirements to get a CA-CLS license: Out of State (DRAFT) - 199 Replies

[QUOTE who="Mirna in Santa Ana, California"]Hey, I got an email last Friday for LFS stating that it is accepted. The whole course with the...


Updated 3 days ago

Im Planning to take the AMT exam. - 1151 Replies

[QUOTE who="Beth in Erie, Pennsylvania"]I have both books. They are a good review. Volume one has 5 topics and volume two has just chem and immuno;...


Updated 3 days ago

CLS Program recommendations? My Choices are UTMB, MD Anderson, TexasTech... - 12 Replies

I also interviewed for the program. Have you heard anything back?


Cuviello Reference Manual of Medical Technology AMT Exam

Where can i buy this or does anyone wants to sell it to me.


Updated 4 days ago

need Cuviello's Reference Manual - 8 Replies

where can i buy Cuviello's Reference Manual of Medical Technology?

L. Benton

Updated 5 days ago

MLT to MT Fast Track - 1 Reply

[QUOTE who="Kayle Buffington in Vinton, Iowa"]I am wanting to do the MLT to MT fast track. Has any one got any suggestions of where online was a good...

Pedro Pen

Updated 5 days ago

pinoy MTs in US, discussion board naten ito. - 325 Replies

hello po, pa share nman po reviewer for ascpi to salamat po.


Is Medical Technology a good idea for me?

After this past semester, my GPA is now a 2.96. Next semester I will be a Junior and will be applying to my clinical year at two different hospital...

Darlene in Flower Mound, Texas

Updated 10 days ago

texas tech second degree cls program - 21 Replies

Is anybody graduated or in the Texas tech second degree cls program? If yes can I ask question about the program? There us a thread about phone...

Francine, CLS Ed Coord in Atascadero, California

Updated 10 days ago

Requirements to get a CA CLS license - 645 Replies

There are a lot of people on this forum that have asked how to get a CA CLS license and the education requirements. The information is below. The...

Biochem in Denver, Colorado

Updated 11 days ago

Bad career choice? - 30 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...

Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 12 days ago

Lab Politics - 1 Reply

I went from a doctor's office to a small hospital about a year ago. I like the work, I like my shift, but there seem to be so much scheming and...

Barb24 in Wheaton, Illinois

Updated 13 days ago

Going no where with a BA in psychology? - 213 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...

cah08j in Deerfield Beach, Florida

AAB Test

Hi Everyone, I have a quick question. I know with the AAB test for MT, you can take the Generalist test with all 5 subjects, but if you fail one...

jane feline in Alameda, California

specialist in microbiology(ASCP)-not limited license

Has anyone sat for the SM(ASCP)-specialist in microbiology exam and what materials did you use to prepare for the test?? How often and how did you...

Khanzy in Burlington, Massachusetts

Updated 16 days ago

How Hireable is an M(ASCP) versus MLS(ASCP) - 10 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...

cls1617 in Lakewood, California

Updated 18 days ago

Application for the CLS training program- Fall 2014 - 520 Replies

Hi everyone, I started this thread so that everyone who is applying for the CLS training for Fall 2014 can exchange information. So far I just...

MeMe1111 in Austin, Texas

Updated 19 days ago

MLS program in Houston for working people - 1 Reply

Hello, I'm currently Phd student in biology in Houston, and I'm interested in the MLS program. Could anyone kindly tell me which Houston school...

MeMe1111 in Austin, Texas

Updated 19 days ago

new job for a new grad - 1 Reply

Hello I recently graduated from the MLT program and I have been offered job at a hospital in Chemistry department. I'm very worried and not sure...

Kirkwt in Hampstead, North Carolina

ASCP MT but no BS

Is it possible anymore to find a MT position without a BS? Went back to school 20 years ago with a BA took the classes to get into a one year...

TammyH88 in El Monte, California

Updated 20 days ago

LFS No Longer Accepts Medical Microbiology and Analytical Chemistry from Weber State! - 17 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...

Micro people in Stoney Creek, Ontario

Updated 21 days ago

AAB Board of Registry Exam - 224 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

austy in Irvine, California

Updated 23 days ago

Quest Diagnostics Training Program - 12 Replies

Hi, I have been accepted into Quest Diagnostics to do my CLS training program. I was wondering if anyone here has done their CLS training at Quest...

Bon Secours Health System - Opportunity in Richmond, Virginia

Updated 24 days ago

What do medical technologist supervisors do? - 1 Reply

I'm currently going to school to be a med tech and I'm trying to decide whether or not to continue my education by getting a masters or just sticking...

Jessica in Cleveland, Ohio

Taking the ascp mlt exam in 1 month

Hello guys i am taking the mlt exam in 1 month and im really nervous. I have been preparing for it on and off for the last 6 months but i do not feel...

eddboat in Los Angeles, California

Updated 28 days ago

Have you had issues with California Laboratory Field Services (LFS)? - 5 Replies

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

Ch08j in Hollywood, Florida

Updated 1 month ago

The true facts about MT salaries and pay - 880 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...

Ch08j in Hollywood, Florida

Updated 1 month ago

AMT versus ASCP Certification - 408 Replies

I have been looking so many sites on job opportunities and wonders me why some vacancy announcements choosing as a requirement ASCP over AMT. I...

cah08j in Deerfield Beach, Florida

Masters in?

Hello Everyone, I am now a working Medical technologist for a year now and I wanted to go to the next level in my education and get a master's...

Akillus in Riverside, California

Updated 1 month ago

MT/CLS schools in Texas - 110 Replies

To any MT/CLS who went to college in Texas What program did you choose? Why? Would you recommend it? Did you feel prepared to pass the certifying...

alassane kano in New York, New York

Updated 1 month ago

Masters vs. Bachelors - 21 Replies

Is there an advantage in terms of pay and job opportunities for people who have a Masters in CLS over those who have a Bachelors?

Chen in New york in New York, New York

Updated 1 month ago

I have a Bachelor degree in Biology and I'm interested in this field, but I have some questions - 164 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...

Christine in Fallston, Maryland

Updated 1 month ago

ASCP vs ASCPi - 12 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...

sali in Jacksonville, Florida

Updated 1 month ago

Who likes their job? - 228 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...

njbiodude in California

Updated 1 month ago

Show me the money... - 203 Replies

What are typical medical technologist salaries? Do some companies pay a lot more for this position than others? What does a top earner make in this...

WorriedAnonymous in Hartford, Connecticut

Updated 1 month ago

Anyone complete the New York Methodist CLS program?? - 109 Replies

Has anyone completed the NEW YORK METHODIST CLS PROGRAM, and/or especially the online distance education one? If so any feedback? thank you!!

Armin in Canyon Country, California

Updated 1 month ago

CLS: Generalist vs. Specialist - 39 Replies

Hello all, I'll be starting a CLS generalist program in August, and I've been very curious about what the difference between a generalist and a...

heli in Pasadena, California

Updated 1 month ago

Lab experience post-BS without a lab program? - 10 Replies

So my question is how I can get into a lab for experience if my program doesn't have a lab rotation. It's a regionally-accredited program but not...

CJ in Lawrenceville, Georgia

Trying to get certified as a Medical Technologist, please advise.

Hello, I've graduated with a bachelor's degree in Chemistry...that was 10 years ago. Been working since then, most recently worked for 5+ years in...

tedrein in Toronto, Ontario

How to find better opportunities

Hi, I recently completed my diploma in biotechnology and I'm looking for more opportunities. Is there anyone here who can refer me for an internship...

TKE in Davis, California

Updated 2 months ago

How important are the grades of the pre req courses? - 1 Reply

Hey everyone, So I didn't get an A in Med Micro which is a pre req for CLS. Have my chances to apply to CLS decreased? Should I try to go ahead...

linus in Hollywood, Florida

Updated 2 months ago

Tell me about Route 2, MLT to MT certification - 6 Replies

Hi! I'm a certified (ASCP) MLT and I need to get my MT certification to move ahead in my laboratory. I have a B.A. in journalism (long story, this is...

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