Phlebotomy

Program Description

The Phlebotomy curriculum prepares individuals to obtain blood and other specimens for the purpose of laboratory analysis. Course work includes proper specimen collection and handling, communication skills, and maintaining patient data.

This 220-hour course provides students class/lab/clinical instruction in blood sampling and specimens for laboratory analysis. Upon completion, students are eligible to take the ASCP National Certification Exam.

Prerequisites

  1. Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support card.
  2. Two matching government ID cards (Photo driver’s license/social security card/military or passport).
  3. High School Diploma / High School Equivalent and High School Transcript – if not, must pass a reading test.

Estimated Program Cost

Tuition: $219
Background Check and Drug Screen: $125
Handbook: estimated $126.00 plus tax
Handouts: $7.50 plus tax
Name Badge: $10.98 plus tax
Proper Uniform for Clinical: $51.20 plus tax
Immunizations: Vary
American Heart Association Basic Life Support Class: $80.50
American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) Exam: $125.00

*All prices are subject to change

Upcoming Courses

Course ID Dates Labs & Saturdays Clinicals Type Location
PBT-3022-01U Mar 2 - Jun 18 Mon & Thur
6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
TBA Blended Cleveland Campus
PBT-3022-02U Apr 23 - Aug 8 Tues & Wed
6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
TBA Blended / Online Elsee Bldg
A135
PBT-3022-01F Aug 5 - Nov 20 Tues & Wed
6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
TBA Blended / Online Elsee Bldg
A135
PBT-3022-01P Sep 30 - Jan 17 2025 Mon & Thur
6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
TBA Blended / Online Elsee Bldg
A135

Employment Opportunities

Graduates may qualify for employment in hospitals, clinics, physicians’ offices, and other health care settings and may be eligible for national certification as phlebotomy technicians.

Additional Information

The Phlebotomy Program is accredited by the American Society for Clinical Pathology - Phlebotomy
JCC's 3-year average pass rate is 99%!

More Information

First contact:

Lori Collier
Administrative Assistant to Nurse Aide Programs
Elsee Building A116
919-464-2368
lecollier @johnstoncc.edu

If no reply within 24 hours:

Connie H. Grady
Department Chair of Health Education and Nurse Aide Programs
Elsee Building A163
(919) 464-2355
chgrady@johnstoncc.edu