Careers

  1. Are you a science-minded individual seeking a challenging career in the growing health care field?
  2. Do you want to participate in health care and contribute to the diagnosis of disease and treatment of patients?
  3. Do you want a degree that commands an impressive salary?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, you need to be aware of the University of Utah's Medical Technology Degree. This exciting profession can lead you to a career in medicine or a physician assistant as well as the following fields.


Possible Career Areas With a Degree in Medical Laboratory Science

Clinical Analysis

Chemistry
Immunology
Drug testing
Hematology
Microbiology
Immunohematology
Molecular diagnostics

Public Health

Health radiation science
Crime laboratory/forensics
Epidemiology
Environmental health
Administration
Red Cross

Industry

Marketing/sales
Pharmaceuticals
Occupational health
Research and development
Quality assurance
Medical writing/illustration

Higher Education

Educator
Academic administrator
Program director
Health care administration
Laboratory director
Hospital administrator
Health promotion
Quality assurance

Research

Immune systems
Bioengineering
Cell biology
Cancer research

For additional information or to schedule an advising appointment apply online or contact mlsadvising@path.utah.edu or via phone 801-581-7913.

To schedule an Academic Advising appointment, please fill out the intake form:Advising Intake Form

Contact Us

For additional information:

MLS Program Advisors Administrative Assistant
MLSAdvising@path.utah.edu
School of Medicine, Room 5R472
Phone: 801-581-7913

Undergraduate Application deadline: March 1, 2019