Related Links

Below are a list of related links pertaining to the Medical Laboratory Technician field:

   American Association of Clinical Pathologists
The American Association of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP) is one of the main organizations that provides a national certification exam for program graduates. Students can join this professional organization while still in school.

American Society of Clinical Laboratory Science
The American Society of Clinical Laboratory Science (ASCLS) is the other major organization that provides a national certification exam for program graduates. Students can also join this professional organization while still in school.

American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science-​Iowa
ASCLS-IA is the state of Iowa constituent society of the American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science (ASCLS).

Blood Center of Central Iowa
The Blood Center of Central Iowa provides information on donating, testing and receiving blood products. Students are encouraged to reference this site during the Immunohematology course.

National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences
The National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences is the organization that accredits our program. This essentially means that once a student completes the MLT program, he or she can take the national certification exams.