You'll learn the delicate art and science of phlebotomy, the taking of blood from patients for medical purposes. Learning is hands-on and focused on care, safety, and compassion.
You'll learn to competently collect blood, understand the factors that can affect procedures and testing, take appropriate safety precautions, display professionalism with patience and coworkers, and recognize the responsibilities of a phlebotomist in a working laboratory.
Degree: Certificate of Proficiency
Total Credits: 43
Notes for Students
- MATH 096 is the prerequisite to MA 130 Medical Math unless a placement score places student directly into college level math.
- Students must receive a 2.5 GPA or higher in PHLE 132 Advanced Phlebotomy to receive a certificate in the program.
- Students who have taken prerequsiting for the Nursing program may be eligible for class subsitutions.
- PSYC& 200 is a recommended elective.
Phlebotomy for Healthcare Workers
Degree: Certificate of Completion
Emphasis: Phlebotomy for Healthcare Workers
Total Credits: 15
You must have a healthcare provider license (MA, RN, NA-C) or instructor permission.
- PHLE 131 Intro to Phlebotomy Tech - 5 credits
- PHLE 132 Advanced Phlebotomy* - 8 credits
*You must receive a 2.5 or higher in PHLE 132 Advanced Phlebotomy to receive a certificate in the program.
Dean of Instruction
Healthcare and Industrial Trades
Office: TEC 114E
Email Jake Fay