Petition Process

Students who wish to enter the Professional Phase of the Medical Laboratory Technology Program must petition. Acceptance into the college does not guarantee admission into this second year. This process allows for the review of the courses you have completed to date in order to make sure that you meet the requirements of the program.

What are the requirements to petition?

When is the petition period?
Petitions are accepted beginning February 1st and they must be returned by February 28th.

Where can I obtain a petition form? . . . PETITION FORM
This from will become available on this website beginning January 31st. An email will also be sent out to all students who are registered as an MLT major in pre-petition status.

Who do I return the completed form to?
Please follow the directions on the form.

How many students are accepted in to MLT Professional Phase?
Currently, the class is limited by the number of clinical opportunities. We aim to accept between 16-20 students a year.

When will I be notified of admission into the program?
All students who petition will be be notified of their status for admission into the class by the beginning of April.

Is there anything else I should know before thinking about petitioning into the program?
Please keep in mind that if accepted into the Professional Phase of the program, students will need to:

If you have any questions please contact:

Lisa M. Shave, M.S. MLS(ASCP)CMSBBCM
Program Coordinator, Medical Laboratory Technology
MS 156
(609) 570-3387
Email: shavel@mccc.edu