More About: Medical Laboratory Technology

  • SCC’s program includes principles and technical instruction in the areas of hematology, clinical chemistry, clinical microbiology, transfusion services (blood banking), immunology/serology, parasitology, urinalysis, and clinical microscopy. Students obtain additional laboratory experiences and learning opportunities within hospital and clinic laboratories.

    Clinical Education

    Clinical education experiences for students enrolled in the program are designed to correlate theory with supervised clinical experience in an organized setting. Clinical education experiences occur during the last three quarters of the program, are scheduled by program faculty in cooperation with clinical affiliates during normal working hours of the clinical affiliate, and occur primarily during the normal work week (Monday - Thursday). No stipends are paid to students.

    Clinical Affiliates

    Cooperative agreements:  The Medical Laboratory Technology Program has affiliation agreements with twenty-four affiliates providing a variety of educational opportunities for students in the clinical laboratory.  Each clinical affiliate has a representative to the Advisory Committee for the MLT program.  Affiliation agreements have been signed by each of the following:

    Arthritis Center of Nebraska, Lincoln
    Beatrice Community Hospital, Beatrice
    Bryan Health Medical Center East & West, Lincoln
    CHI Health Immanuel, Omaha
    CHI Health Laboratory, Omaha
    CHI Health Mercy Hospital, Council Bluffs, IA
    CHI Health Nebraska Heart Hospital, Lincoln
    CHI Health St. Elizabeth Hospital, Lincoln
    CHI Health St. Mary's Hospital, Nebraska City
    Columbus Community Hospital, Columbus
    Columbus Family Practice, Associates, Columbus
    Community Memorial Hospital, Syracuse

    Crete Area Medical Center, Crete
    Elizabeth Park South Laboratory, Lincoln
    Faith Regional Health Services, Norfolk
    Lincoln Internal Medicine Associates , Lincoln
    Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital, Lincoln
    Memorial Health Care Systems Hospital/Clinic, Seward
    Nebraska Hematology-Oncology, P.C., Lincoln
    Physicians Laboratory Services, Inc., Lincoln and Omaha
    Southeast Nebraska Cancer Center, Lincoln
    University Health Center - University of Nebraska, Lincoln
    VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System, Lincoln
    York General Health Care Services, York