Memphis, Tennessee (PRWEB) March 19, 2014
Concorde Career College in Memphis has launched a new Medical Laboratory Technician Associates Degree program on their Memphis campus. The first classes begin in June, 2014. Students will be able to earn this Associate of Applied Science degree and gain the skills and knowledge needed to become a medical laboratory technician in as little as 20 months.
Medical laboratory technicians are the detectives of the health care world. They evaluate and assure accuracy and validity of laboratory information as they search for clues to help in the diagnosis and treatment of disease. Anyone who enjoys science, solving puzzles and working with laboratory instruments and computers will find a perfect fit with a medical laboratory technician careers.
Concorde’s program is designed to prepare students for national certification. The program integrates traditional classroom instruction and “hands on” practice in a newly built campus laboratory along with real-world externship experience in affiliated medical hospital and clinic laboratories.
“We are excited to announce the launch of our new Medical Laboratory Technician program in Memphis,” said Patrick A. Albert, Concorde CEO. “We look forward to our inaugural students’ graduations and career placements.”
The Concorde Memphis campus is located in Clark Tower, east of Memphis and just blocks from Oak Court Mall. In addition to the Medical Laboratory Technician (AAS) program, the campus also offers programs in Dental Assisting, Medical Assistant, Medical Office Professional, Nursing (AAS), Surgical Technology (AAS), Respiratory Therapy (AAS), Polysomnographic Technology, Massage Therapy, Pharmacy Technician, Surgical Technology, Health Information Technology (AAS), Dental Hygiene (AAS), Medical Assisting (AAS), Dental Assisting (AAS), Medical Office Professional (AAS), Pharmacy Technician (AAS), Physical Therapist Assistant (AAS), Radiologic Technology (AAS) and Occupational Therapy Assistant (AAS).
Concorde Career Colleges has been training medical professionals for nearly 50 years. Concorde has 16 campuses in 8 states and is one of very few colleges in America to offer only healthcare education and training.
Those interested in learning more about career training or employment opportunities are encouraged to call 901-761-9494.
For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit our website at http://www.concorde.edu/disclosures.