Medical Laboratory Technology - Welcome


Dear Prospective Medical Laboratory Technology Student,

Thank you for your interest in the CCBC Medical Laboratory Technology program. Medical Laboratory Technicians (MLTs) perform:

  • Variety of complex medical laboratory tests
  • Develop data on blood, tissues, and other fluids of the human body
  • Use highly computerized and automated equipment
  • Interpret patient results
  • Evaluate quality control tests
  • Maintain equipment in good working order

Quick facts about the Program at CCBC - Essex Campus:

  • Offers the full range of clinical and didactic experiences for students who wish to practice as MLTs.
  • Accredited by National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS) WWW.NAACLS.ORG; 5600 N. River Road, Suite 720, Rosemont, IL. 60018-5119; (773)714-8880.
  • Graduates will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination given by the American Society For Clinical Pathology (ASCP) WWW.ASCP.ORG.
  • Clinical sites are located thoughout the Baltimore metropolitan area.
  • The program is a Selective Admissions Program

2010-2013: Program Pass Rate on ASCP-BOC Examination and Graduate Job Placement Rate

MLT Graduate Class 2010 2011 2012 2013

(1st attempt)

100% 100% 100% 94%

National Pass Rate ASCP-BOX Exam
(1st attempt)

80% 77% 79% 78%

Attrition Rate (% of graduates who entered

the final half of the program)

92% 87% 81% 90%
Graduate Job Placement in 1yr. 100% 100% 100% 94%

See what our students and faculty have to say:

If you need further information please contact:

Candice S. Grayson, M.A., MLS (ASCP)CM
Director, Medical Laboratory Technology

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