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Medical Laboratory Technician Credential

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Credits Available

  • Clinical Chemistry: 6 credits, lower division level
  • Hematology: 6 credits, lower division level
  • Immunohematology and Blood Banking: 6 credits, lower division level
  • Microbiology: 3 credits, lower division level

Dates Valid

Permanent

Issuing Agency

National Accrediting Agency for Laboratory Personnel (NCA)

or American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP)

or a combined certification

NOTE: The American Society for Clinical Pathology Board of Registry (ASCP-BOR) and The National Credentialing Agency for Laboratory Personnel (NCA) merged in 2009. Students should request that a verification letter or transcript be  sent directly to the Charter Oak State College Registrar from the National Credentialing Agency for Laboratory Personnel.

Applying for the Credit

Submit a Credential Credit Application to apply for the credit.

  • Charter Oak students: Log into the Acorn Student Portal and look in Student Self-Service / Student Forms.
  • Non-Charter Oak students: Contact the PLA Office to request a Credential Credit Application.