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Medical Laboratory Technology Admissions Process

The Medical Laboratory Technology program is a competitive enrollment program.  Each year a maximum of 24 students are selected.  Students are ranked according to the score on their program application .  If you are not accepted and you wish to reapply in the future, you must complete a new MLT Program Application.  Start your career in Medical Laboratory Technology today by completing the steps below .


  • Applicants must verify, by transcript, successful completion of a high school or college level Chemistry course with a grade of "C" or better within the last 10 years.  If you have never taken a chemistry course, this prerequisite can also be met by taking CHM 090 at CPCC.

Admissions Process

    Step 1: Apply to the college.  Click the Pre Map for suggestions to enhance your application.

    Step 2: Take the TEAS Test. There is no minimum score requirement.  However, an overall score of 60 is recommended.

    Step 3: Apply to the Medical Laboratory Technology program. Remember it may take 3-4 weeks for your transcripts to be evaluated so be sure to request and submit them early.

    Note to International Students:  If your high school and/or college transcripts is/are from outside the United States, you will need an International Transcript Evaluation performed by an agency outside of CPCC.  There is a fee for this service.  You may obtain a listing of International Evaluators from the counselors in Central High Building, Room #212 or

    Essential Functions form which will be reviewed and signed at the mandatory orientation.

    For information on required Criminal Background Checks and Drug Screening click here