Phlebotomy Technician

Interested in a new, high demand career?

Complete our Phlebotomy Technician Program to prepare for National Certification through the National Healthcareer Association (NHA). Learn to collect blood and other specimens, and prepare them for laboratory testing.  Learn basic anatomy and physiology, specimen collection and processing, and laboratory operations.

According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook, the 2015 median pay for a Phlebotomy Technician was $31,630 per year. Employment is expected to grow 25% from 2012-2022, faster than the national average.


  • Must be at least 18 years of age and have a high school diploma or GED*
  • Reading (ACR) and Math (ACA) Assessments**
  • Healthcare Provider CPR
  • Health Assessment, including immunization record

Career Courses:

  • Phlebotomy Technician I
  • Phlebotomy Technician II
  • Phlebotomy Clinical (The Clinical Coordinator arranges start date and placement with each student. Evening and weekend hours not available.  It may take up to 6 months for students to be placed at a clinical site.)

Approximate cost of the program is $1,810, not including textbooks and materials.

Textbooks & Materials:

  • All textbooks for Continuing Education & Training classes are available at the College Store located in the Student Center
  • Navy blue scrubs

*If you do not have a GED or high school diploma, please contact Adult Literacy at 443-412-2616.

**Available at the Test Center on campus.  Please call 443-412-2352 for available times.