Running Start For Medical Lab Sciences
Love science? Think microscopes are cool? Join the “hidden profession.”
This course is an introduction to the medical laboratory industry and the skills and training necessary to succeed in this exciting field. Meets a requirement for both the CNM Phlebotomy certificate and Medical Laboratory Technician associate degree program.
- Work side-by-side with laboratory professional’s during hands-on lab demonstrations and tour the TriCore Reference Laboratory.
- Overview of technical departments and specialties and non-technical aspects of working and gaining employment in healthcare.
- Job-shadow with laboratory technicians and scientists at local facilities.
- No textbooks required.
Dates and Time
January 30 – April 23
Wednesday 3:00 – 5:15 p.m.
1001 Woodward Pl. NE
Albuquerque, NM 3/1-4/19
- Must have transportation to CNM and TriCore Labs
- Accuplacer Requirement
(Contact Lisa at CNM to Waive)
|Phlebotomist||Medical Lab Technician||Lab Scientist|
|Entry Level Salary||$21,667||$28,792||$40,168|
|Education Required||Certification||Certification or Degree||Degree|
Source: New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions and U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Executive Director Running Start For Careers
Outreach Services Office Central New Mexico Community College
Sharon Whetten, M.Ed., BSMT
Industry Partner | Tricore Reference Laboratories