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Medical Laboratory Technology

Are you interested in scientific discoveries and medical research? Do you enjoy the challenge of solving puzzles? Are you ready for a fast-growing health career? The Medical Laboratory Technology program is offered exclusively at El Centro College among colleges of DCCCD. El Centro’s is the only accredited Medical Laboratory Technology program within the five-county area of Dallas, Parker, Rockwall, Hunt and Denton counties.

Are you interested in a career in medical laboratory technology?


Medical laboratory technologists perform research that helps unravel the mysteries of the human body. It’s a great occupation for highly organized people who enjoy working with precision and accuracy.

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“I would recommend this program to all students looking to make a difference in our society. It was the basis of everything in my career, but the most important thing I learned was to gain confidence in myself to know I can do much better things in my life. El Centro College gave me a treasured opportunity to define my destiny.” Read Jonathan's story.
Jonathan Mwathi
Jonathan Mwathi, MLT(ASCP)
Medical Laboratory Technologist, Carter Blood Care
Medical City of Dallas