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Updated 3 hours ago

Molecular Biology ASCP certification exam - 1345 Replies

Just signed up to take the exam! If anyone could pass along some links to study materials that would be really appreciated. Thanks in advanced!!...


Updated 2 days ago

Requirements to get a CA-CLS license: Out of State (DRAFT) - 252 Replies

[QUOTE who="akillusbe in Amarillo, Texas"]Thank you more time for your information. I have been working more than one year but my worry is only blood...


Updated 2 days ago

Going no where with a BA in psychology? - 257 Replies

[QUOTE who="lost student in Chicago, Illinois"]OT is a rewarding career but the programs are competitve and rigorous. I think Psychiatric Physician...

Rebecca in Thomasville, North Carolina

Updated 6 days ago

Preparing to take ASCP MT exam in three weeks time - 3547 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...

teddynurga@*****.*** in Rockville, Maryland

Updated 6 days ago

I have a Bachelor degree in Biology and I'm interested in this field, but I have some questions - 182 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...

Kiki in Portland, Oregon

Updated 7 days ago

Requirements to get a CA CLS license - 744 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...


Updated 10 days ago

Loma Linda University CLS Program - 112 Replies

Hi all, are there people that graduated from the LLU CLS program recenly? Would you mind telling me how are the classes (are they crazy hard?) and...

MeMe1111 in Austin, Texas

Updated 12 days ago

Super List of Hospitals with 7 on 7 off laboratory shifts. - 4 Replies

Hello, 7 day on 7 day off shifts are great. I you know of hospitals that actually care enough about their employees to offer such, please list them...

Raven131 in Honolulu, Hawaii

Finding jobs when only certified in microbiology

I got my M(ASCP)CM certification as a medical technologist in microbiology last summer. I'm looking to leave my current employer (and state) but I'm...

Alvina from GA in Cumming, Georgia

Updated 12 days ago

MLT vs. MT - 37 Replies

I've read several posts on here about the "differences" between MT's and MLT's. I just wanted to add my opinion, and maybe some insight to those to...

EASweigart in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Updated 14 days ago

How to make money working in a lab/MLS Bachelor degree?? - 1 Reply

Hello. I am 90% sure I'm going back to school for MLT. I'm 34 yrs old and I cannot afford to mess up going to college again. I'd like to go the...

ann in San Leandro, California

Updated 17 days ago

Im Planning to take the AMT exam. - 1180 Replies

Any tips or suggestion what books should i review or do you have any reviewing materials to suggest... :) Thank you!

ann in San Leandro, California

how to study for MT (AMT) exam? resources?

HEllo guys, Planning to take the MT (AMT) exam in 2 weeks time, really need help because did the practice exam that AMT website sells and looks...



I have a Bachelor degree in Biology. I'm interested in becoming certified. I've worked two years in a blood bank lab. I'm not sure what route to go...

Allison in Springfield, Missouri

Getting into MT school

Hi all, I'm currently trying to get into MT school and I wanted to know if I had even a chance at getting in. I have 3+ years of lab and phlebotomy...

sbio in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 17 days ago

Questions about nevada state license for MT - 2 Replies

I have a Bsc in biomedical sciences and a Msc in microbiology from Canada with 6 months of experience in Summer jobs as a lab tech. Relocating to Las...

wilmarier in Colonial Heights, Virginia

Updated 18 days ago

Medical Technologist vs. Clinical Laboratory Scientist - 13 Replies

What is the difference? I have been told that they are interchangeable names, but the salary difference is dramatic. In my area, Medical...

MTD in Blackburn, United Kingdom

Updated 20 days ago

Is a medical technologist license required to apply for the VisaScreen for the H-1B? - 3 Replies

I learned recently that I need to get a VisaScreen certification before I can apply for an H-1B visa to work as a medical technologist in the US. I...

MTD in Blackburn, United Kingdom

Updated 20 days ago


Have you experienced a difficulty in processing your CGFNS visa screen certificate? I have been processing my application for 5 months now and...

brooklyn girl in Hicksville, New York

Updated 20 days ago

Do You Like Your Job? - 88 Replies

I'm really excited to study to become a medical technologist after I graduate with a BA in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology from CU and...

Shailen in Irving, Texas

About IMLS exam

I scheduled IMLS exam , It’s after 1 month ; I am confused what kind of questions do I have to face because I had a gap for 3 years , please help to...

Tima108 in Upper Marlboro, Maryland

Updated 23 days ago

Taking the ascp mlt exam in 1 month - 18 Replies

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...

MLT to CLS in Mission Viejo, California

Updated 23 days ago

Quest Diagnostics Training Program - 18 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...

CLS21 in Cerritos, California

Updated 24 days ago

CLS program in Cal Poly Pomona? - 5 Replies

Hi, I've heard last year that Cal poly has started a CLS program. Sadly, I learned about it too late last year and, again, too late to apply this...

brooklyn girl in Hicksville, New York

Updated 25 days ago



Max in San Diego, California

Updated 26 days ago

4+1 CLS Programs in the Midwest - 3 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...

Marlon Zuniga in Downey, California

Updated 1 month ago

Regret OT - Going to CLS - 8 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...

LOSANO in Baltimore, Maryland

I just passed my MT BB ASCP exam, thanks the Lord Jesus.

I studied very hard for this exam, I almost read the whole AABB Technical Manual 18th. I used the BOC Study Guide 5th edition, I watched the BB Guy...

Miranda in Monticello, Illinois

Updated 1 month ago

Any CLS Students from Texas Tech? - 233 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...

Mallorie Getzelman in Rockford, Illinois

Updated 1 month ago

texas tech university - 23 Replies

Has anyone interviewed for cls second degree? Also I'm curious to find out if majority of applicants majored in.

Marinela Sorrels in Kelso, Washington

Updated 1 month ago

Have you had issues with California Laboratory Field Services (LFS)? - 81 Replies

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

Nali in Edmonton, Alberta

Updated 1 month ago

Medical Technologist - CSMLS certification - 1355 Replies

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

Matty in Evergreen Park, Illinois

Updated 1 month ago

I failed the ASCP exam - 69 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...

Mars0327 in Georgia

Updated 1 month ago

The true facts about MT salaries and pay - 888 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...

OneF in San Diego, California

What program for a Biochem graduate

So I graduated with a Biochem degree 10 year ago. Currently, live in California. Want to get into the CLS field. I know California is pretty hard...

Danielle in Houston, Texas

Updated 1 month ago

Study Material and how to study for M (ASCP) EXAM they ask obscure ogranims? - 23 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...

ADT in Brooklyn, New York

Updated 1 month ago

Salary for New York City Technologists? - 151 Replies

Hi I'm in my 3rd year of the med tech program in st.johns university and just got accepted into the clinical portion as i'm very excited to start my...

Sunshine in Reno, Nevada

Updated 1 month ago

AAB Board of Registry Exam - 256 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

Kenne in Richardson, Texas

Updated 1 month ago

The HEW certification.. - 11 Replies

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

registra in San Francisco, California

Achieve your target IELTS score guaranteed.

Want to work, live or study abroad? Then you will probably need to take IELTS. IELTS is the world's most popular English language proficiency...

CLS1 in California

Updated 1 month ago

California CLS Licence - 1 Reply

Ok.I would like to share my experience with the California Department of Health. First, I have an Associate of Applied Science MLT (ASCP) certified....

Kelvin Le in Anaheim, California

Updated 1 month ago

Anybody knows CSUDH CLS program? - 14 Replies

I am checking CSUDH CLS program. I got a little confused. Can I only apply for the one year clinical part? Or I have to take the pre-clinical part...

aspiringMLS in Carson, California

Updated 1 month ago

AAB, AMT, ASCP: What certification do you have & what was the test like? - 20 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 &...

Clinical Intern in SE, Michigan

Updated 1 month ago

Shift, Weekend, Lead Tech Differentials - 2 Replies

Hi Everyone, I was wondering what different people made in terms of 2nd and 3rd shift differentials as well as weekend differentials and lead tech...

Clinical Intern in SE, Michigan

Updated 1 month ago

Post Bacc Certificate - 2 Replies

I'm trying to find a school that offers the post bac program for MLS (all specializations) that is only a year long. I have a major in Biochemistry...

Dorothy in Sister Bay, Wisconsin

Updated 2 months ago

From having ASCP certification to applying a California CLS license - 95 Replies

Hi, I have ASCP MT certification in chemistry few months ago and currently applying for CLS limited CA license. I just received a letter from them...

dojm in Palm Springs, California

Updated 2 months ago

pinoy MTs in US, discussion board naten ito. - 382 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?

mtinnebraska in Kimball, Nebraska

Updated 2 months ago

biomedical scientist or clinical scientist from UK wanting to work as MLS/MLT in USA - any advice please - 1 Reply

Can anyone who understand both the UK and US system please please help! I have a BSc in Biomedical Science from King's College London and I'm...

njbiodude in California

Updated 2 months ago

HELP! Yet another dope with a Biology-related B.S. seeking to break into MLT/MT work. Must I take an MLT course or not? - 7 Replies

OK, I just graduated from Florida State College at Jacksonville's new Biomedical Sciences program. In fact, I was in its first cohort. When I crashed...

Soumen in Tampa, Florida

Updated 2 months ago

CLS Program recommendations? My Choices are UTMB, MD Anderson, TexasTech... - 14 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...

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