CoxHealth School of Medical Technology
The CoxHealth School of Medical Technology is located at Cox Medical Center South,
one of the region's largest and most specialized health care
complexes. The Cox South facility is a 567-bed full-service
hospital, including a large Outpatient Center, a Level II Trauma Center,
and much more.
The Medical Technology Program is a 12-month, hospital based program that
provides the fourth year for the bachelor of science in medical technology
or clinical laboratory science. During the clinical year students are at
the hospital eight hours a day, five days a week under the
supervision of the program director.
Before admission to the medical technology training program, a student
must first earn a BS degree in a biological science or have earned a
minimum of 94 semester hours of college credit. The CoxHealth School of
Medical Technology is affiliated with the following colleges:
Central Missouri State University, Warrensburg,
Drury University, Springfield, Mo.
Evangel University, Springfield, Mo.
Missouri Southern State College, Joplin, Mo.
Pittsburg State University, Pittsburg, Kan.
College of the Ozarks, Point Lookout, Mo.
Southeast Missouri State University, Bolivar, Mo.
Southwest Missouri State University, Springfield, Mo.
After satisfactory completion of the training program, the student is
awarded a certificate of completion or a degree from the college attended
and is eligible and expected to take the national certification
The CoxHealth School of Medical Technology is accredited by the
National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science, www.naacls.org.
For more information on admissions, application procedures, financial
assistance and more, call 417/269-6633 or send e-mail to [email protected]
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