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Phlebotomy

A QUICK INTRO

The Phlebotomy curriculum prepares students to obtain blood and other specimens for the purpose of laboratory analysis.

 

WHAT YOU STUDY

Course work includes proper specimen collection and handling, communication skills and maintaining patient data.

 

WHAT YOU CAN DO

Employment opportunities include hospitals, clinics, physicians’ offices and healthcare settings and may be eligible for national certification as phlebotomy technicians.

 

WHAT YOU CAN EARN

For more information about this field, including salary and career pathways, check out this link on our Career Coach assessment tool.

 

Admission Criteria

COURSE INFORMATION

Click on title for course description. For your convenience, the following listing includes only credit hours for each course. For a comprehensive listing of classroom, lab and clinical hours for each course, click on this PDF.

 

Prefix No. Title Credit
PBT 100 Phlebotomy Technology* 1
PBT 101 Phlebotomy Practicum* 5
PSY 150 General Psychology 3
    Totals 19

*Stated weekly hour requirements are based on a 16 week semester. PBT 101 runs the latter 8 weeks. This will increase the weekly hour requirements for PBT 100 lab and PBT 101 clinical.


NOTE: Students who successfully complete the Phlebotomy program may want to consider furthering their education with completion of a Medical Laboratory Technology degree. See MLT program coordinator for information. 

Andrea Kennedy
Medical Laboratory Technology and Phlebotomy Program Coordinator/Instructor
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Adjunct Instructor - Medical Laboratory Technology

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