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Modesto Junior College

Phlebotomy Program

  Phlebotomy Class Spring 2018

MJC Workforce Development: Adult Education Partnership

We are no longer accepting applications for the Spring 2019 Program

About Our Program 

We strive to give students a strong foundation in the principles of phlebotomy and prepare students to successfully pass a National Phlebotomy Certification Examination through:

  • 60 hours of classroom instruction 
  • 40 hours of externship: Practical Instruction in a Clinical Setting. Students are scheduled Monday-Friday for an 8 hour workday. During this time students must complete a minimum of 50 successful venipunctures, with a stretch goal of 100 or more. Ten skin punctures two arterial (observed) blood draws are completed in class.

This program is designed to be completed in approx 9 - 12 months

Tuition - Supported by AEBG Funds - No Cost
(includes textbooks, lab material costs, liability insurance and required background check for externship)

For more information please contact us at 209.575.7889.

Phlebotomy Fall 2017

Fall 2017


 Phlebotomy Students SU 2017

Summer 2017


Phlebotomy Students SP 2017

Spring 2017


Phlbebotomy Students FA 2016

Fall 2016


Fall 2014 Class

Fall 2014
Please check back periodically for information regarding the Summer 2019 Program
Click here for Important Program Information

  Phlebotomy Student


How to Apply?

STEP ONE - Sign Up for Mandatory Information Meeting

STEP TWO - Attend a Mandatory Information Meeting

STEP THREE - Complete and Submit Phlebotomy Program Application **Please note, only the applications from participants who attend and sign in at a mandatory meeting will be accepted into upcoming programs.

Tuition: Free due to AEBG support


Phlebotomy Students in Scrubs and Masks


Important Links

 Reading Requirement: You must show proof you have met the Reading requirement. If you have taken AND placed at MJC Reading 82 or 184, or possess an AA degree or higher from a US College, you do not need to take the Reading Accuplacer Test. MJC Counselors can help with Class Equivalencies.  MJC Testing Center for Accuplacer Testing link: Testing Center

Information for International Students: for information on having transcripts translated by an approved entity, contact the MJC International Student Program at or (209) 575-6012 before applying.

ASCP Board of Certification (Passing the National Exam):
Click this link:  

Link to the CDPH-LFS Phlebotomy Page - Getting Licensed as a Phlebotomist in California


Susan Anderson Phleb Director

Susanne Anderson, RN, MICN, RPT (AMT)
Phlebotomy Program Director

Workforce Development Department


Program Instructors


Phlebotomy Instructors(Left to right) 

Maria Barboza, LVN, CPT-1 Susanne Anderson, RN, MICN, RPT Minh Beebout, CLS, ASCP, SM, POCT Becky Carlos, CPT-1, AA


Phone: (209)575-7889
Fax: 209-575-6922

MJC West Campus
Sierra Hall Building 255
2201 Blue Gum Avenue
Modesto, CA 95358


Fall/Spring Hours:
8am - 5pm (M-F)

Summer Hours:
7:30am - 5:30pm (M-TH)