A Collection of Pages About Becoming A Cytotechnologist
This page contains a collection of web pages I have selected to give you an overview of a career as a cytotechnologist, but first, a few brief points to consider.
As a cytotechnologist, you’ll be analyzing cells from patients for abnormalities or disease. You may be working a steady shift, or an irregular shift depend on the current needs of the hospital.
This type of work is important. Your work could lead to early detection of a disease that can be treated early and may lead to more success.
You’ll need to make a significant investment in time and money to get your education and certification. This is a high-paying job, and the average is around $65,000 per year. Naturally, this is the national average, your area may be higher or lower depending on the area and demand for this type of work.
If you can, shadow or interview a cytotechnologist to gain insights as to what is involved in this career. It’s better to get all the credible information and experience you can before investing the time and money to get your degree.
Have a look at the resources I have chosen for this an overview of a career as a cytotechnologist