Phlebotomy, Certificate

Woman in a white lab coat drawing blood.

MLT.CRT.C79A

Program Overview

The Phlebotomy certificate is designed to prepare students to learn how to properly collect, handle, and process blood specimens for analysis in health care settings. Students learn paper specimen collection for various types of samples.

All courses must be completed with a grade of C or better.

Program outcomes

Program handbook

Additional Program Information

This program is approved by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS), 5600 N. River Road, Suite 720, Rosemont, IL 60018; 773-714-8880.

Each student in this program must have a physical exam, criminal background check without any disqualifying convictions, and a negative drug screen.

Students who complete this certificate program are eligible to take the national certification examination given by the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP).

Program Requirements

Major Courses

HLTH 1312Medical Terminology

2 Credits

HLTH 1404Phlebotomy Techniques

4 Credits

HLTH 1412Phlebotomy Techniques Practicum

2 Credits

Total Credit Hours: 8

Suggested Course Sequence

Fall semester

HLTH 1312Medical Terminology

2 Credits

HLTH 1404Phlebotomy Techniques

4 Credits

Spring semester

HLTH 1412Phlebotomy Techniques Practicum

2 Credits

Program Cost

Minimum credit hours required for completion: 8
Tuition and fees - $147.00 per credit hour $147.00
$1,176.00
Course Fees:
HLTH 1404 Phlebotomy Techniques 50.00
HLTH 1412 Phlebotomy Techniques Practicum 20.00
70.00
70.00
Books:
HLTH 1404 Phlebotomy Techniques 161.50
161.50
Supplies:
Uniforms 50.00
Lab coat* 21.00
Clinical Badge (First one free, Replacement $5) 0.00
Uniform shoes 40.00
111.00
111.00
Additional Program Costs
Background Check and Drug Screening 68.00
Physical Examination/Tests/Etc. 385.00
$453.00
453.00
TOTAL $1,971.50
* This item is ordered in the KCC Hammes Bookstore.
All prices are subject to change. Please visit Hammes Bookstore for the most up-to-date textbook prices.

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