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Clinical Intern in SE, Michigan

Updated 12 months ago

Medical Tech Education - 1 Reply

I am interested in becoming a MT/MLT. However, im not sure what pathway to take. I already have a BS in an unrelated science field. Within that...

MT2013 in Texas

Updated 12 months ago

Failed at 1st MLT job - 18 Replies

Fresh out of school and you'd think I'd be ready to shine but my first experience was anything but successful. It was clear in my clinicals that I...

mspy in Chicago, Illinois

Updated 12 months ago

4+1 CLS Programs in the Midwest - 2 Replies

Hi everyone, I'm a third-year biochemistry major at a small college and I'm really interested in applying to CLS programs after finishing my...

Detroit MT in Fraser, Michigan

Moving to CA

Are there any medical technologists out there that regretted their move to California to work as a medical technologist? Was the move really worth...

njbiodude in California

Updated 13 months ago

Post your salary here Thread(Please be honest) - 284 Replies

i would like to start a thread where active (scientist/technologist) and (Techs) can post their salaries, and other information. This only applies to...

Asif in Oneonta, New York

Updated 13 months ago

H1B Visa for medical technologist? - 94 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...

Caitlin in Loveland, Ohio

Updated 13 months ago

Masters vs. Bachelors - 22 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?

Lex in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Moving to PA

Hey all, I'm very new to this forum and relatively new to the work force. Around March, maybe sooner, I'll be moving to PA from LA and from what I've...

DRHalpern in Daly City, California

Hospital tours for CLS candidate

My hospital affiliate panel interview for the CLS program at San Francisco State is mid-October, and I'm about to tour the hospitals. How do I make...

Vik Ramnarine in Mellvile, New York

Medical Technologist Positions

Positions available in Medical Technology available in the Nassau County and Suffolk County areas. 0+ experience. Please email updated resume to...

applicant in Davis, California

Updated 13 months ago

UC Irvine and UC Davis CLS training programs - 38 Replies

I am desperate for some feedback from someone who went through the CLS training program at either UC Davis or UC Irvine. What did you do on a...

jennifer221 in Los Angeles, California

Stressing out, Am I correct on this Medical technician route to CA MT?

I am about to graduate from a Medical Technologist MLT program here in California. I wish I would have known about doing all of my pre-reqs and...

Rob9091 in Whittier, California

MLT Transition to CLS in California

Hi Guys, I have been doing some research on the forums but can not seem to find a concrete answer. I am currently a student in an MLT program in...

Jospeh in Tacoma, Washington

Updated 13 months ago


What is the passing strategy for ASCP MLT EXAM.Least amount of points a question can be worth is10.if I got 40 questions correct means pass?

Weston in Lees Summit, Missouri

Updated 14 months ago

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION NUMBER. On the ASCP website where is it? - 7 Replies

I took the exam late last month and passed. They finally put my exam results on today but I do not see anything on there about the license...

njbiodude in California

Updated 14 months ago

Moving to California after getting CLS - 1 Reply

HI, I am enrolled in a CLS program in Wisconsin, which i might complete in spring 2018. The program has 12 months professional training component. I...

Inom in Thiensville, Wisconsin

Updated 14 months ago

is AAB MT certification good enough to get entry level job in clinical lab? - 4 Replies

I am a PhD in Biological Sciences and want to make a shift towards clinical side. I have 8+ years of Lab/research experience, but non clinical. So my...

FrenchPotatoes in Miami Beach, Florida

Shadowing in Miami-Dade County

Hello, I am looking for a physician to shadow in Miami-Dade County. I currently live in Miami Beach and have access to a car, so transportation is...

James in Washington

Updated 14 months ago

MLS Curriculum - 1 Reply

I am a freshman in college majoring in medical laboratory science. I have looked at the curriculums for various schools and they all differ a bit,...

akillusbe in Colton, California

Updated 14 months ago

Anyone accepted to the TTUHSC program for next year? - 39 Replies

Hi y'all! I will be attending TTUHSC's online CLS program starting in the Fall, and I am really excited to start the program! I wanted to see if...

MT Joy in Mount Airy, North Carolina

Updated 15 months ago

AMT IS WORTHLESS - 161 Replies

ASCP has the sole license in the state of new york, therefore you cannot work if someone has their AMT. How many other states will follow? Once the...

gem_ in Oklahoma

Updated 15 months ago

Masters in? - 3 Replies

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...

Vandy in Irvine, California

Updated 15 months ago

anybody ever enrolled in CLS program at UCI? or has been invited for the interview this year? - 18 Replies

I am applying for CLS program at UCI this year. I took all the prerequest courses online because I am still working full-time as researcher. So I did...

Madhu in Morrisville, North Carolina

MLT vs clinical research

Hi I am in a dilemma of choosing either MLT or going into clinical research as CTRA. The only advantage is I have a diploma back from my home...

emma in Houston, Texas

CLS: finish 2 years program or an associate of science

Hi all. I want to transfer into MD Anderson school to get a bachelor. But I'm wondering which way is the best for me. My friend told me if I earned a...

MaryMaryQuite in Cleveland, Ohio

Whats the best way to study for ascp MLT? Any Book recommendation?

I am planning on taking my MLT exam again, i failed 6 weeks ago by 48 points and i am determined to pass this time. Last time i studied alot of MT...

Molly10 in Evanston, Illinois

Question about Evanston Hospital (Illinois) laboratory program

I have a question about Northshore Evanston Hospital laboratory program. For the clinical rotation, do you stay at the Evanston hospital or could...

septimawhishart in Massachusetts

Medical Mission Trip as Medical Technologist

Hi colleagues! Has anyone ever volunteered in a Medical Mission Trip as a Medical Technologist/Clinical Lab Scientist/Phlebotomist? (eg. Doctors...

njbiodude in California

Updated 15 months ago

Regret OT - Going to CLS - 7 Replies

I have been a COTA for 9 months now and abhor it. I had doubts going in, while in school, during fieldwork (didn't enjoy it), and while working. I...

LC2016 in Texas

Updated 15 months ago

texas tech second degree cls program - 28 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...

Photogal57 in Jersey City, New Jersey

Updated 16 months ago

Salary for Traveling Medical Technologist - 111 Replies

I am looking into becoming a traveling medical technologist. I am wondering what the average pay is for a traveling medical tech is. Is $50/hr...

lucero in San Antonio, Texas

Updated 16 months ago

How to Become a Medical Technologist - 1 Reply

Hi everyone. I have a Bachelor's degree in Biology and am interested in becoming a Medical Technologist. However, I've decided this after I entered...

lclcml in Palos Verdes Peninsula, California

Updated 16 months ago

CA License Documentation - 2 Replies

I'm trying to apply for my CA CLS (Generalist) license and I believe I've gotten everything together with the exception of the letter of experience...

ksmls in Prairie Village, Kansas

Updated 16 months ago

Does it ever both you? - 1 Reply

Dear Forum, I am an ASCP-certified MLS. I work in a esoteric testing reference lab. Many of my co-workers are not certified. They were able to...

Kirkwt in Wilmington, North Carolina

Updated 16 months ago

ASCP MT but no BS - 2 Replies

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...

CLShopeful in San Clemente, California

CA limited CLS Toxicology License

I really want to open my own clinical toxicology lab. The money here is insane. I hear lab directors make $150k+ in California, and there are so...

ksmls in Prairie Village, Kansas

Updated 16 months ago

Is Medical Technology a good idea for me? - 1 Reply

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...

erisshyti89 in Brooklyn, New York

NYS Medical Laboratory License

Hey how are you? Sorry to bother you. I found your profile looking for someone who is ASCP LICENSED on Facebook. I studied MLS in Greece and I came...

Rahman in Reseda, California

Updated 16 months ago

Clinical laboratory science license question - 10 Replies

Hello all, I'm currently attending National university to get my Bachelors in Clinical laboratory science so I can transfer to a +1 post...

Mt queens girl in Brooklyn, New York

Updated 16 months ago

Anyone complete the New York Methodist CLS program?? - 110 Replies

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

AustinTT2017 in Austin, Texas

Updated 17 months ago

CLS Program recommendations? My Choices are UTMB, MD Anderson, TexasTech... - 13 Replies

Hi there! I plan on applying to a CLS program this Spring 2015 but I'm not sure which school to apply to! I live in Houston, TX and my choices are...

VS in Irvine, California

Updated 17 months ago

BS in Biology to Med Tech - 3 Replies

I just graduated in december with a bach in biology. I want to be a medical technologist but I am a little lost on the process. I did a whole year of...

Cheryl in Durham, North Carolina

Updated 17 months ago

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

I sounds like there is confusion, misinformation, and ignorance out there about what each state recognizes(AMT, ASCP, AAB). Please give the state...

bonny in Houston, Texas

Updated 17 months ago

need Cuviello's Reference Manual - 8 Replies

hi, i need Cuviello's Reference Manual I , II ? hola necesito el Cuviello's Reference Manual I , II con urgencia

L. Benton in Houston, Texas

Updated 17 months ago

MLT to MT Fast Track - 1 Reply

I am wanting to do the MLT to MT fast track. Has any one got any suggestions of where online was a good program as I will have to do it completely...

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...

cls1617 in Lakewood, California

Updated 17 months 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 17 months 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 17 months 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...

TammyH88 in El Monte, California

Updated 17 months 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...

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