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Medical Laboratory Technology

Northern Alberta Institute of Technology

Northern Alberta Institute of Technology

www.nait.ca
As a registered medical laboratory technologist, you will assist in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease. In this program the focus will be on the analysis of human blood and body fluids for microorganisms and cellular and chemical components. Compatibility testing of blood and blood products, plus preparation of tissue samples for microscopic examination.
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Office of the Registrar
11762 - 106 Street
Edmonton, Alberta, T5G2R1, Canada

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  • Program Type Standard
  • Credential Type Diploma
  • Length 2 Years
  • Part Time Only
  • Cooperative Education
  • Continuing Education
  • Distance Learning
Admission Requirements

65% in each of:

  • English 30-1 or 30-2
  • Pure Math 30 or Math 30-1
  • Chemistry 30
  • Biology 30 

5 or more credits of post-secondary Human Anatomy and Physiology or Human Physiology completed within 5 years of the application deadline with a minimum final grade of 60%. The NAIT Continuing Education Course that meets this prerequisite requirement is ANPH100 Anatomy and Physiology. Applicants must submit proof of course completion with a minimum passing grade of 60% by July 31st.

1 credit of post-secondary Medical Terminology completed within 5 years of the applications deadline with a minimum final grade of 60%. The NAIT course that meets this prerequisite requirement is ITMS100- Medical Terminology. See other approved courses. Applicants must submit proof of course completion with a minimum passing grade of 60% by July 31st.

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English Language Proficiency

There is a competitive entrance requirement for this program. Please see the program page for details.

Please see program page for additional requirements and considerations.

Transfer & Credit Options may be available, please see nait.ca for more information.


Student Aid

This program is eligible for full-time post-secondary assistance by Alberta Student Aid for the funding year 2020/08/01 to 2021/07/31*.

  • Tuition $4,462.00 Year One
  • Mandatory Fees $1,010.00 Year One
  • Books/Supplies/Instruments $550.00 Year One

* Tuition, books, supplies, instruments, and other/mandatory fees are provided to Alberta Student Aid and may be used when processing full-time post-secondary funding applications. The educational costs provided are based on a 100% full-course load and may not reflect current or all educational costs charged by the school. Contact the school to obtain accurate educational cost information.

Transfer(s) Eligibility

Search Transfer Alberta for course and program transfer information including transfer agreements between post-secondary schools in Alberta, British Columbia, Northwest Territories, Nunavut and Yukon.

Transfer(s) available outside of Transfer Alberta: Not available

Updated February 06, 2020. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.

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