Medical Technology (BSMT)

Program at a Glance

Degree: Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology
College of Health Sciences: School of Medical Laboratory and Radiation Sciences
Cost: $316-345 per credit hour *
Required: 40 credit hours from ODU (120 total)
Learning Environment: Online synchronousAccess course material online from any location and participate in regularly scheduled online class meetings.

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Combine your interests in medicine and science for a challenging and rewarding career.

Medical Technology degreeMedical technologists perform a variety of tasks, including everything from simple pre-marital blood tests to more complex tests that uncover diseases such as HIV/AIDS, diabetes, and cancer (source: American Society of Clinical Pathology).

Articulation into the BSMT Program is available to individuals who have graduated from a formal laboratory training program.

ODU's Medical Technology program is fully accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS).


Talk with an advisor to determine how your credits will transfer. The curriculum sheets below can serve as a guide for planning your course of study.

Admission Information

This is a degree completion program.

Explore Monarch TRANSFERmation to see how courses you've completed may transfer to ODU. To have an advisor review your transcripts, contact your nearest ODU extended classroom site or call 1.800.968.2638.

For this program, you will need to be accepted into ODU as a degree-seeking student. Separate admission to the BSMT program is required. Admittance to the program is competitive and is based upon evaluation several criteria. Please visit the College of Health Sciences web site or contact us for details.

Learning Environment

Courses in this program may be offered in these technologies:

Online synchronous: Access course material online from any location and participate in live, regularly scheduled online class meetings.


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Medical Technology Careers

  • Laboratory Scientist
  • Laboratory Discipline Specialist
  • Educator
  • Researcher

Calculating Cost

Undergraduate Distance Learning Tuition Classification Cost per credit hour
Virginia residents (with Virginia domicile) $316
Students living outside of Virginia $345
* In Virginia but without Virginia domicile $874

Rates are effective Fall 2015 and subject to change. Please visit ODU's main Admission & Financial Aid web site for complete tuition details.

For questions about domicile or “in-state” status as it applies to tuition rates, please click here.