Medical Technology (B.S.)
If you love the technical side of the medical
field, then a degree in medical technology could be the right fit for you.
Medical technologist spend most of their time performing my kinds of important
laboratory tests that determine the well being of patients. They test for
infectious diseases, they analyze and determine blood type, they determine the
presence of drugs of abuse and determine levels of medications. They
evaluate the chemical, cellular, and immune composition of any body fluid.
of course work at Henderson followed by one year at Baptist School of Health
Professions in Little Rock, AR will give you this BS degree in this field. As
a medical technology student at Henderson, you will be well prepared for the
technical classes and clinical experiences you will see at Baptist.
excellent faculty members will be there to guide and assist you throughout your
first three years at Henderson where you will complete your pre-professional
course work. Dr.
John Long will be your advisor. After the three years you will
Health Schools in Little Rock where their excellent faculty will
direct you through the professional curriculum.
After you have completed the
program, you will be prepared to work in a clinical laboratory and use your
expertise in lab testing. You will have the experience and training you need to
succeed in this field. Medical technologist have many career opportunities
that include practicing in hospitals and clinics, but also in laboratories in
industries providing health services or health products.