Accreditation

The Medical Technology program is accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS).

National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences5600 N River Rd
Suite 720
Rosemont, IL 60018

(773) 714-8880

www.naacls.org

The Cytotechnology clinical program is accredited through The Greater Los Angeles Consortium by the Program Review Committee of the American Society of Cytopathology, sponsored by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Programs (CAAHEP).
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) located at 35 E. Wacker Dr., Suite 1970 Chicago, IL, 60601-2208

Graduates of each program are eligible for the certification examination of the American Society of Clinical Pathology (ASCP) Board of Certification (BOC), and for licensure by the California State Department of Health.

CSU Dominguez Hills offers one of the few four-year curricula culminating with the BS degree in Clinical Science with eligibility to apply to the clinical internship Post Baccalaureate Certificate Program.

For those who have a clinical or related science undergraduate degree, but do not have the appropriate clinical training/internship, the Post Baccalaureate Certificate Program in Medical Technology or Cytotechnology provides an academic and clinical route to professional certification and California state licensure.

Medical Technology/MLS Program Performance on ASCP Certification Exam
Exam Year2010201120122013
Graduates38404344
Total Taking Exam38404244
CSUDH Program Pass %97.410097.795.5
NAACLS 1st Time Pass %84868684
Program Mean Scaled Score*574564559574
National Mean Scaled Score477487495498

*Pass Scaled Score = 400