Hours: 165 class, Tuesday-Thursday, 5:00p-9:30p, and clinical observation hours
Cost: Tuition is approximately $475.20, plus books & fees (Click to see all related charges)
Testing Requirements:
Prerequisites: Minimum age 18, high school diploma or GED
Location: LTC Main Campus
Phlebotomy Master Plan of Instruction
Mission: The mission of the Phlebotomy program is to prepare a student for employment as phlebotomist or to cross train a health care worker with phlebotomy skills.

What you’ll learn

  • Essential skills necessary to perform venipuncture
  • Safety and infection control
  • Patient communication and education
  • Law and ethics
OCP Course Number Course Title Course Length
A HSC0003 Basic Healthcare Worker 90 hrs
B MEA0520 Phlebotomist 75 hrs

Industry Certifications

  • N/A

Employment Opportunities

  • Walk-in clinics
  • Labs
  • Doctors’ offices

Starting Salaries

Vary, ranging from $16,000 to $22,000* *Based on local industry information
Completion Rate* – 97% Placement Rate* - 61% Licensure Pass Rate* – N/A For employment information, visit *Data as reported to COE and is updated annually in December of each calendar year.

Required Book List

For the most recent book list for the Phlebotomy program, visit Lake Technical College’s Bookstore and Marketplace.

Steps to Enroll

  1. Apply for financial aid, if applicable
  2. Complete the online application
  3. Meet with a counselor/career advisor
  4. Register and pay tuition and fees
  5. Purchase books and supplies
  6. Complete the new student orientation online prior to the first day of class

Online Component

  • None