Career Recruitment Committee

The Career Recruitment Committee of  NCSCLS is tasked with several objectives:

  • To identify and evaluate current career recruitment efforts in NC
  • Develop recruitment materials for each grade school (i.e. Elementary, Middle, and High School)
  • Create and facilitate outreach programs, to collaborate with other youth science programs (HOSA, Hutchins, MSEN, NCSSM)
  • Ensure the stability of our MLS/MLT programs.

Committee members, along with members of NCSCLS, participate in numerous outreach activities designed to educate our community and state about the wonders of laboratory medicine.

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Other ways to get involved with NCSCLS and promote our profession!

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Want to get involved with the Career Recruitment committee?

Send us an email!

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Resources for Educators

Are you an educator looking for material about the laboratory profession? Look no further!!! Click HERE to download a packet of posters and information. Once the file is saved to your computer, just click the “NCSCLS.exe” file, choose “YES” at the prompt and the posters will be extracted (English and Spanish versions included). Want a hard copy disc of the materials? Just send us an email!

Interested in a career in clinical laboratory science?

Click HERE to find out what clinical laboratory professionals do and what is required to enter the profession. More information about the CLS profession is also available from the American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science (ASCLS) and the American Society for Clinical Laboratory Pathology (ASCP). There are schools throughout the state of North Carolina offering degree programs in clinical laboratory science. Programs in North Carolina that are accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS) are found below:


CLS BA and MS programs


North Carolina Society For Clinical Laboratory Science Student Scholarship

The NCSCLS Student Scholarship Fund was established May 8, 1965. The purpose of this fund is to encourage qualified students to pursue courses of study in accredited colleges, universities, community colleges and technical institutes which lead to careers in the clinical laboratory professions.

NCSCLS Scholarship Application