Phlebotomy Technician

Learn to collect blood and other specimens and prepare them for laboratory testing.


 

According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook, the 2017 median salary for a Phlebotomy Technician in Maryland was $38,510. Employment is expected to grow 25% from 2014-2024, faster than the national average.

Requirements:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age and have a high school diploma or GED
  • Reading (NGR) and Math (NGA) Assessments, available at the Test Center; college-level courses or SAT/ACT scores (500+) may be used in place of the NGR and NGA
  • Healthcare Provider BLS/CPR certification; prior to clinical
  • Health Assessment, including immunization record (due prior to clinical placement)
  • Background check; prior to clinical

Career Courses:

  • Phlebotomy I
  • Phlebotomy 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 3 months for students to be placed at a clinical site. Students have 6 months upon successful completion of Phlebotomy II to participate in the clinical portion of the program.)

Approximate cost of the program is $1,885, not including textbooks and materials.

Noncredit Registration
Noncredit Payment Information

Textbooks & Materials:

  • All textbooks for noncredit classes are available at the College Store located in the Student Center
  • Phlebotomy I Student Manual
  • Navy blue scrubs

Contact Information:

For more information, please call
443-412-2172 or email
healthcaretraining@harford.edu.


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