Medical Technologists and Technicians (Except Dental Health)

This group of health care occupations includes a broad range of jobs in which workers perform many different tasks. At work, these people are part of health care teams that diagnose and treat a variety of medical conditions. They perform tests, carry out specialized therapy and operate medical machines that help diagnose illness and design or fit equipment that may help improve patientsí health or mobility.


  • High school diploma.
  • College diploma or an undergraduate degree is required in some areas.
  • Radiation technologists require a university degree.
  • Registration or certification with a professional association and/or a license may be required.