Bachelor in Medical Technology

Top 13 Bachelor Degrees in Medical Technology 2017

Medical Technology

Bachelor’s degree programs are typically four years of full-time, undergraduate study. Two of those years include general education requirements, followed by two years focusing on the specific subject or topic. The degree is generally required for students desiring to enter a graduate degree program.

What is a Bachelor in Medical Technology? This program introduces the skills necessary to conduct laboratory work in serology, chemistry, blood bank technology, and bacteriology. An understanding of these skills is essential for working in medical laboratories. Students in this program typically take courses such as clinical microbiology, statistical applications, organic chemistry, clinical biochemistry, junior clinical practice, and clinical hematology.

Medical technology requires accuracy and a keen eye for details. The benefits of earning a degree in this field include sharpening those skills and developing new attributes that can improve one's professional and personal life. These may include written and verbal communication abilities, organizational talents, and  interpersonal relationship skills.

There are hundreds of universities around the world offering bachelor’s degree programs. The costs of earning the degree vary depending on where you choose to study and the program length. Make sure to research the program and associated fees before enrolling.

Many graduates of a medical technology bachelor’s degree program find employment in a variety of settings, such as in private clinics, hospital laboratories, doctor’s offices, municipal health laboratories, and other health care facilities. Common career paths include radiologists, ultrasound technicians, and clinical laboratory technologists. Some people decide to pursue employment in related disciplines, including research, forensics, or public health. Others choose to further their academic studies by enrolling in an advanced degree program.

With the popularity of this degree program, more and more universities are offering the opportunity to enroll in bachelor’s degree programs through internet-based modules. To find the right school for you, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

 

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BMLS in Medical Laboratory Science

Igbinedion University, Okada
Campus Full time 4 - 5 years March 2017 Nigeria Benin City

Medical Laboratory Science is a promising and dynamic profession that is designed to provide broad bases of fundamental scientific knowledge and its application such that the graduates are well prepared to meet with changing needs of modern scientific knowledge considering their pivotal role in the Health care delivery system. [+]

Bachelors in Medical Technology. In line with the mission of the University which is to develop the human mind to be creative, innovative, research oriented, competent in areas of specialization, knowledgeable in entrepreneurship and dedicated to service, the Medical Laboratory Science Department offers courses leading to the award of bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science (BMLS) Honours degree. Medical Laboratory Science is a promising and dynamic profession that is designed to provide broad bases of fundamental scientific knowledge and its application such that the graduates are well prepared to meet with changing needs of modern scientific knowledge considering their pivotal role in the Health care delivery system. The training exposes students to application of Medical Laboratory Science in key areas such as clinical diagnostic services, food and beverages, pharmaceutical industries, Breweries, utility departments e.g. Water Corporation, academic and research institutions. The training also exposes students to Basic Medical Sciences and to core areas like Clinical Chemistry, Haematology/Blood Transfusion Science, Medical Microbiology/Parasitology, Histopathology, Immunology/Immunochemistry, as well as Laboratory Management and Instrumentation. Mode of admission is by UME (5- year program) and by direct entry (4- year progam). Students accepted for the BMLS program are expected to register with the Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria (MLSCN) and be indexed as student Members soon after admission into the program. On successful completion of the BMLS programme, induction into the profession and mandatory one year internship preceding NYSC program, graduates are registered as Associate of Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria (AMLSCN) with the... [-]

Bachelor of Optometry

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time 4 years February 2017 South Africa Johannesburg

Optometrists examine eyes for vision problems, diseases and other abnormal conditions and then prescribe lenses and/or treatment, if necessary [+]

Career Optometrists examine eyes for vision problems, diseases and other abnormal conditions and then prescribe lenses and/or treatment, if necessary. Admission Requirements Minimum APS: 29 Language of teaching and learning- English: 5 (60%+) Mathematics : 5 (60%+) Mathematical Literacy: Not accepted Physical Sciences: 5 (60%+) Life Sciences: 5 (60%+) Additional Subject 1: 5 (60%+) Additional Subject 2: 4 (50%+) Admission for international applicants is subject to meeting the compliance requirements as stipulated by the Immigration Act No 13 of 2002, the regulations made there under the University’s policy. Meeting the Faculty’s minimum requirements for a particular programme does not necessarily guarantee admission to that programme due to space constraints. All applicants have to complete the NBT (National Benchmark Test) prior to admission. The result of the NBT will inform decisions taken on placement of the applicant. Life Orientation is not included when calculating APS. [-]

Bachelor of Radiation Therapy

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time 4 years February 2017 South Africa Johannesburg

Applicants must have either Life Sciences/ Physical Sciences or both subject to gain entry into this programme. [+]

Bachelors in Medical Technology. Applicants must have either Life Sciences/ Physical Sciences or both subject to gain entry into this programme. Career Radiographers use X-ray equipment to produce images that assist in the diagnosis of injuries and abnormalities. Admission Requirements Minimum APS: 27 Mathematics OR 29 with Mathematical Literacy Language of teaching and learning- English: 5 (60%+) Mathematics : 4 (50%+) Mathematical Literacy: 6 (70%+) Physical Sciences: 4 (50%+) Life Sciences: 5 (60%+) Additional Subject 1: 4 (50%+) Additional Subject 2: 4 (50%+) Admission for international applicants is subject to meeting the compliance requirements as stipulated by the Immigration Act No 13 of 2002, the regulations made there under the University’s policy. Meeting the Faculty’s minimum requirements for a particular programme does not necessarily guarantee admission to that programme due to space constraints. All applicants have to complete the NBT (National Benchmark Test) prior to admission. The result of the NBT will inform decisions taken on placement of the applicant. Life Orientation is not included when calculating APS. [-]

Bachelor of Nuclear Medicine Technology

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time 4 years February 2017 South Africa Johannesburg

Applicants must have either Life Sciences/ Physical Sciences or both subject to gain entry into this programme. [+]

Applicants must have either Life Sciences/ Physical Sciences or both subject to gain entry into this programme. Career Practitioners use small amounts of radioactive substances (radionuclides) to diagnose and treat diseases Admission Requirements Minimum APS: 27 Mathematics OR 29 with Mathematical Literacy Language of teaching and learning- English: 5 (60%+) Mathematics : 4 (50%+) Mathematical Literacy: 6 (70%+) Physical Sciences: 4 (50%+) Life Sciences: 5 (60%+) Additional Subject 1: 4 (50%+) Additional Subject 2: 4 (50%+) Admission for international applicants is subject to meeting the compliance requirements as stipulated by the Immigration Act No 13 of 2002, the regulations made there under the University’s policy. Meeting the Faculty’s minimum requirements for a particular programme does not necessarily guarantee admission to that programme due to space constraints. All applicants have to complete the NBT (National Benchmark Test) prior to admission. The result of the NBT will inform decisions taken on placement of the applicant. Life Orientation is not included when calculating APS. [-]

Bachelor of Diagnostic Ultrasound

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time 4 years February 2017 South Africa Johannesburg

Applicants must have either Life Sciences/ Physical Sciences or both subject to gain entry into this programme. [+]

Bachelors in Medical Technology. Applicants must have either Life Sciences/ Physical Sciences or both subject to gain entry into this programme. Career Practitioners uses high frequency sound waves to produce images of body structures Admission Requirements Minimum APS: 27 Mathematics OR 29 with Mathematical Literacy Language of teaching and learning- English: 5 (60%+) Mathematics : 4 (50%+) Mathematical Literacy: 6 (70%+) Physical Sciences: 4 (50%+) Life Sciences: 5 (60%+) Additional Subject 1: 4 (50%+) Additional Subject 2: 4 (50%+) Admission for international applicants is subject to meeting the compliance requirements as stipulated by the Immigration Act No 13 of 2002, the regulations made there under the University’s policy. Meeting the Faculty’s minimum requirements for a particular programme does not necessarily guarantee admission to that programme due to space constraints. All applicants have to complete the NBT (National Benchmark Test) prior to admission. The result of the NBT will inform decisions taken on placement of the applicant. Life Orientation is not included when calculating APS. [-]

Bachelor of Diagnostic Radiography

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time 4 years February 2017 South Africa Johannesburg

Applicants must have either Life Sciences/ Physical Sciences or both subject to gain entry into this programme. [+]

Applicants must have either Life Sciences/ Physical Sciences or both subject to gain entry into this programme. Career Radiographers use X-ray equipment to produce images that assist in the diagnosis of injuries and abnormalities Admission Requirements Minimum APS: 27 Mathematics OR 29 with Mathematical Literacy Language of teaching and learning- English: 5 (60%+) Mathematics : 4 (50%+) Mathematical Literacy: 6 (70%+) Physical Sciences: 4 (50%+) Life Sciences: 5 (60%+) Additional Subject 1: 4 (50%+) Additional Subject 2: 4 (50%+) Admission for international applicants is subject to meeting the compliance requirements as stipulated by the Immigration Act No 13 of 2002, the regulations made there under the University’s policy. Meeting the Faculty’s minimum requirements for a particular programme does not necessarily guarantee admission to that programme due to space constraints. All applicants have to complete the NBT (National Benchmark Test) prior to admission. The result of the NBT will inform decisions taken on placement of the applicant. Life Orientation is not included when calculating APS. [-]

BTech in Radiography Nuclear Medicine

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time 2 years February 2017 South Africa Johannesburg

The student will be exposed to the theoretical and practical aspects of the preparation, dispensing and administration of radiopharmaceuticals to patients as well as the utilisation of sophisticated and hybrid imaging devices in the diagnosis and treatment of certain diseases. Management and research methodology is included in this programme. [+]

Bachelors in Medical Technology. The student will be exposed to the theoretical and practical aspects of the preparation, dispensing and administration of radiopharmaceuticals to patients as well as the utilisation of sophisticated and hybrid imaging devices in the diagnosis and treatment of certain diseases. Management and research methodology is included in this programme. Admission requirements A National Diploma in Radiography (Diagnostic) or equivalent. A minimum of 60% is required in the NDip programme. Contact details Name: Ms Lucky Chipeya Tel: 011 559 6505 / Email: lchipeya@uj.ac.za [-]

BTech in Radiography Diagnostic

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years February 2017 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

The programme is designed to build onto knowledge already acquired at Diploma level and will equip the student with knowledge in advanced radiographic procedures. Management and research methodology add to the range of skills gained during the programme. [+]

The programme is designed to build onto knowledge already acquired at Diploma level and will equip the student with knowledge in advanced radiographic procedures. Management and research methodology add to the range of skills gained during the programme. Admission requirements A National Diploma in Radiography (Diagnostic) or equivalent. A minimum of 60% is required in the NDip programme. Contact details Name: Ms Tracey Pieterse Tel: 011 559 6230 / Email: traceyp@uj.ac.za [-]

BTech in Biomedical Technology

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time 1 year February 2017 South Africa Johannesburg

The coursework for the BTech Biomedical Technology comprises Integrated Pathophysiology IV, Molecular Biology IV, Laboratory Management, and Research Methods. [+]

Bachelors in Medical Technology. The coursework for the BTech Biomedical Technology comprises Integrated Pathophysiology IV, Molecular Biology IV, Laboratory Management, and Research Methods. Admission requirements A National Diploma in Biomedical Technology. A minimum of 60% is required in the NDip programme. Contact details Name: Ms Ingrid van der Westhuyzen Tel: 011 559 6263 / Email: ingridv@uj.ac.za [-]

Biomedical Informatics

Duoc UC
Campus Full time 4 years February 2017 Chile Santiago

A Technician in Biomedical Informatics is a trained professional that can work in health institutions in the public and private sector. These professionals will design information systems linked to the decision making applying national and international health standards for coding, imaging, supply, and system development, among others. [+]

School of Health The School of Health at Duoc UC offers careers with a human, modern, dynamic, innovative and decisive vision of health problems, with a strong ethical basis and using the most modern clinical simulation centers of the country. The school also delivers the tools that allow students to become the best specialist in the area. Biomedical Informatics A Technician in Biomedical Informatics is a trained professional that can work in health institutions in the public and private sector. These professionals will design information systems linked to the decision making applying national and international health standards for coding, imaging, supply, and system development, among others. These professionals can also advise on the development of health information applications and computing architecture. Likewise, they can serve in consulting and project implementation organizations related to health issues as process analyst, project manager, planning and implementing of health systems. Professional Title: Degree in Biomedical Informatics How to apply First, check that your home university or polytechnic institute has an ongoing exchange agreement with Duoc UC. Thoroughly research your prospective courses. Most of our programs are in Spanish; therefore make sure you have sufficient proficiency in this language for your classes. We do offer a free 44 hour Spanish course for all non-native Spanish speakers, but in order to successfully complete your courses we advise at least an intermediate Spanish level. For non-Spanish speakers, Duoc UC also offers the Tourism and Hospitality Program, fully taught in English Required documents Download and fill in the... [-]

Bachelor of Medical Radiation Science (with specialisations)

Charles Sturt University
Campus Full time 4 years January 2018 Australia Wagga Wagga Port Macquarie + 1 more

CSU's Bachelor of Medical Radiation Science is designed to provide students with the theoretical knowledge and professional skills necessary to practise as a qualified medical radiation scientist. [+]

Bachelors in Medical Technology. CSU's Bachelor of Medical Radiation Science is designed to provide students with the theoretical knowledge and professional skills necessary to practise as a qualified medical radiation scientist. Why study this course? There is an increasing demand for highly educated and adaptable medical radiation science professionals in response to the aging population and organic growth of the industry (medical imaging, radiotherapy and nuclear medicine). There has also been an evolution in the medical radiation sciences to a more integrative model where the boundaries between one discipline and the next are increasingly less defined. CSU's Bachelor of Medical Radiation Science is designed to anticipate industry demands and is in a unique position to offer graduates a competitive advantage in the employment market. The equipment used by medical radiation scientists has become increasingly sophisticated in the past decade and a comprehensive knowledge of equipment function, operation and computer interfacing is required. With an emphasis on the techniques and equipment used in diagnostic radiography, nuclear medicine and in other imaging modalities (such as ultrasound, computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and positron emission tomography (PET)), this course will provide a rewarding and fulfilling career for people interested in a technically-oriented healthcare field. Students at Port Macquarie Campus can select the Medical Imaging or Nuclear Medicine specialisations only. This course offers the following specialisations: Medical Imaging Nuclear Medicine Radiation Therapy Learning Facilities To make sure you are experienced in using the equipment and techniques found in the workplace, our facilities... [-]

Degree In Engineering Electromedicina

La Universidad Latina de Costa Rica
Campus Full time February 2017 Costa Rica San Pedro

Electromedicina School trains professionals in the technological area of ​​medical equipment used in the diagnosis and treatment of patients, why, this branch has been termed as "engineering health care." [+]

Electromedicina School trains professionals in the technological area of ​​medical equipment used in the diagnosis and treatment of patients, why, this branch has been termed as "engineering health care." Requisitos: Bachelor of Media Education. Headquarters: San Pedro Student profile Engineering student in Electromedicina must have a high degree of humanism and high sensitivity for the health of patients. At the same time, it has to be characterized as having a logical-mathematical thought and taste for technology. Through the curriculum comes into possession of theoretical and practical knowledge that describe the complex interface patient-doctor team and learn to master the principles of the biomedical measurements, sampling theories; acquisition, processing, transfer, display and storage of data, and the application of tools and engineering sciences to solve problems of biology and medicine. professional field The professional Electromedicina can perform in: public and private hospitals, clinics and health centers. Private companies engaged in the supply and manufacture of medical technology. national and international organizations in the health sector. Institutions for environmental conservation and sustainable development. consulting firms companies specialized in construction works for health advice. [-]

Bachelor of Dental Technology

College of Education and Therapy in Poznań
Campus Full time 4 years October 2017 Poland Poznań

The College of Education and Therapy offers 4-year vocational studies in dental technology. Graduates of the studies receive a Bachelorʼs degree. The choice of subjects taught during the course ensures that in eight semesters students acquire attractive qualifications and a wide scope of practical skills to be fully prepared for the future job. [+]

Bachelors in Medical Technology. The College of Education and Therapy offers 4-year vocational studies in dental technology. Graduates of the studies receive a Bachelorʼs degree. The choice of subjects taught during the course ensures that in eight semesters students acquire attractive qualifications and a wide scope of practical skills to be fully prepared for the future job. Our College puts special emphasis on teaching practical skills in prosthetic and orthodontic techniques. The classes take place in fully equipped dental labs and each student is required to complete practical placement. During the last semester students of all forms of studies sit a diploma examination which includes a theoretical and practical examination as well as they defend their Bachelor thesis. Such disciplines as prosthetics, orthodontics and cosmetic dentistry all rely on dental technicians. The studies are carried out in accordance with the teaching standards adopted by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education for the field of dental technology. These studies prepare specialists with extensive theoretical knowledge on the structure, functions, diseases and rehabilitation of the stomatognathic system, modern technologies and modern materials in prosthetics and orthodontics. An essential part of the education is also acquiring knowledge in the area of social sciences, law, economics, organisation and management in health care. Graduates of undergraduate studies in dental technology will be able to solve professional problems, will be able to collect, process and use data on the basis of latest information technologies and a widely defined co-operation within a dental team. Graduates will... [-]