Why Choose Electron Microscopy?

Discover worlds within our world! This exciting field includes working with powerful electron microscopes that produce amazing and even beautiful images of objects that are otherwise invisible to the naked eye.

Delta College is the only community college in the United States to offer electron microscopy. Don't miss this unique opportunity!

This program is accessible to anyone with a high school diploma or GED and the ability to learn. If you're just out of high school or an adult looking for a career change, this program deserves your consideration. This program is "hands-on" and deals with very practical elements of electron microscopy. There are three main areas of study that are encompassed by this program which include use of equipment, sample preparation, and practical theory of the electron microscope.

Electron Microscopy Student

Job Titles and Career Information

Studying Electron Microscopy can lead to a variety of different jobs or careers. Click on a job title to find out career information such as average salaries, employment rates and more!

Certificate and Degree Options


  • Electron Microscopy, Biological Certificate of Achievement
  • Electron Microscopy, Crystalline Material Certificate of Achievement


  • Electron Microscopy, Biological, AS
  • Electron Microscopy, Materials, AS

For certificate and degree requirements, please visit the College Catalog.

Who is teaching Electron Microscopy?

  • Frank Villalovoz
  • Rachaellien Trinh

Additional Program Information

Tammy Spurgeon
Tel: (209) 954-5246