Medical Technology

Medical technologists, the laboratory scientists who analyze body fluids and tissues, fill an extremely important role in the field of medicine.

They use high-powered microscopes and other complex equipment to perform a range of tests and laboratory procedures, which assists doctors in diagnosing and treating disease. It’s a challenging program, but if you have a passion for science and healthcare, it can lead to a rewarding and secure career.

A Proud Partnership with McLeod Regional Medical Center

The medical technology major at Coker offers a solid base of knowledge in biology, chemistry, and mathematics, plus the specialized training needed to pursue a career in medical technology. During the fourth year of study at McLeod Regional Medical Center, you will complete a fifty-two week program integrating classroom studies and practical experience.

In order to be considered for admission into the clinical portion of the program, you must meet the following requirements:

One Degree That Opens All These Doors

Medical Technologist

$55,312

Histologist

$56,003

Cytotechnologist

$67,129

Blood Bank Supervisor

$77,824

Analytical Chemist

$55,709

Research Assistant

$38,695

Toxicologist

$83,856

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