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2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
2023-2024 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Phlebotomy Technician Certificate

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San Juan College offers phlebotomy courses that prepare the student for employment as a phlebotomist in a variety of settings including hospitals and clinics. The classes emphasize theory and skills of phlebotomy, including anatomy and physiology, safety, and specimen collection and processing. Proper specimen collection and handling is key in providing quality analyses. These courses are offered through the Medical Laboratory Technician Program.


Students who successfully complete MLTS-160  and MLTS-161  will be eligible to take the national certification examination.


MLTS-160  and portions of MLTS-161  are taught at San Juan College main campus. Practicum assignments in MLTS-161  require travel to locations off campus to clinical affiliates throughout the Four Corners area.

Admission Requirements:

  • A high school diploma or equivalent is required for admission to the program.
  • Students admitted must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Complete a background check, drug screen, and all health requirements required by the clinical affiliates prior to start of MLTS-161 .

The College reserves the right to limit enrollment because of space or budget restrictions, establish selective admission requirements, and give preference to residents of the Four Corners area.

Note: This program is not eligible for Federal Financial Aid Funding.


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