College of Staten Island
 The City University of New York

Medical Technology

The discipline of Clinical Laboratory Science is a field in the professional health sciences industry.  As a licensed professional, a Medical Laboratory Scientist carries out diagnostic testing in the areas of immunology/serology, hematology, clinical chemistry, microbiology, blood transfusion technology, histology and molecular diagnostics.  This field is in a stage of rapid growth, with scientists needed in biomedical research, pharmaceutical laboratories, forensics and physician's office laboratories.