Medical Laboratory Technician Department

Medical Laboratory Technology (MLT)

Two femal students working with tubesDe Anza College's Medical Laboratory Technology Associate Degree program prepares students for employment in clinical laboratories, industry and biotechnology. The MLT Program curriculum, an integration of classroom lectures, student laboratories and clinical training, fosters development of analytical and problem solving skills required in this profession.

Graduates who successfully complete the MLT program are eligible to sit for national certification exams offered by American Society of Clinical Pathologists (ASCP) and American Association of Bioanalysts(AAB).

The De Anza College MLT Program is accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences, 5600 N. River Rd., Suite 720, Rosemont, IL 60018-5119. tele: 773-714-8880 and approved by the California Department of Health Services/Laboratory Field Services.

What's New
  • Fall Class 2014 MLT is Full
  • MLT Information Meetings
    • Thurs, October 9, 2014
    • Thurs, November 6, 2014
    • 5:30PM
    • Room S-73 (S 7 Building)

      This is an informal meeting for anyone interested in De Anza College's MLT Program.  No reservations needed.

    • Bring an unofficial copy of your transcripts and plan on staying after the meeting to meet individually with one of the MLT faculty
    • Parking $3.00

  • Prerequisite Course Equivalency

  • MLT Program  Admission Application (PDF)










Medical Laboratory Technician

Office: S75A

Lab: S-73
Contact: Patricia Buchner
Phone: 408.864.8790


Last Updated: 7/16/14