Medical Lab Technician Programs

Clinical laboratory testing plays a crucial role in the detection, diagnosis, and treatment of disease. Bachelor's degree programs in medical technology include courses in chemistry, biological sciences, microbiology, mathematics, and statistics, as well as specialized courses devoted to knowledge and skills used in the clinical laboratory. Accordingly to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, median annual wages of medical and clinical laboratory technologists were $53,500 in May 2008. The middle 50 percent earned between $44,560 and $63,420.