Episode 10: “Should You Pursue an Advance Degree or Certification?”
Co-Hosts Tywauna Wilson, Lona Small, and Stephanie Whitehead discuss the pros and cons of advance degrees and certifications for medical lab professionals.
Key Takeaways from the show:
- Common degrees and certifications obtained by laboratorians
- Proof that you have competency in a particular field
- Exposure to new field of interest.
- Specializing in a particular field of interest.
- Sometimes no pay increase
- May not have the opportunity to use in your role
- May not be known or recognized by your employer
- Difficulty finding career advancements
What Advanced degrees or certifications do you have? What has been the benefits in having them?
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