phlebotomy CC

Health Sciences Department | C.C. Certificate of Completion | 6 months

A phlebotomy certificate from CCC is a fast track to a health care career. You could become a certified phlebotomist after just six months of classes.

What is a Phlebotomist?

Phlebotomists are trained to collect blood samples from people. They work in clinics, hospitals and laboratories.

Phlebotomy technicians collect blood from patients and prepare the samples for testing. Most work in hospitals and clinics, but some collect blood for donation purposes. Phlebotomy technicians are important members of the health care team and often need to explain the blood-drawing procedure and put patients at ease.

Phlebotomy Certificate program is an entry-level program with opportunity for students to seek professional development and growth.

Application deadlines and due dates for cohort 2 (spring-summer) 2024


  • Feb 26

    Application due for cohort two (spring-summer)

  • Mar 4

    Notification of application status for cohort two (spring-summer)

  • Mar 13

    Mandatory orientation for conditionally accepted students for cohort 2 (spring-summer)

Phlebotomy CC

Job outlook
Program structure
Non-academic requirements for program eligibility
Description and outcomes

Phlebotomy requirements

Essential functions

Phlebotomy Application Process

step 01

Attend Phlebotomy information session

Information Session Dates (Zoom sessions – registration required)

step 02

Meet with an academic advisor

Health Sciences academic advisors are available in person or via Zoom.

Schedule an appointment

step 03

Submit program application

The Phlebotomy Program application requires prospective students to answer one essay question and select cohort preference 

Apply now

You will receive notification when your application is received.

Phlebotomy Essay Questions

Phlebotomy Essay Questions

Application Essay Questions and Scoring Rubrics

Phlebotomy Core Requirement

Complete the following Core Requirements
  • PHB-110
  • Fundamentals of Phlebotomy
  • 5
  • PHB-112
  • Phlebotomy Techniques
  • 2
  • PHB-115
  • Professionalism for Phlebotomists
  • 1
  • PHB-125
  • Professionalism in Healthcare
  • 1
  • PHB-130
  • Phlebotomy Practicum
  • 5
Total Credits Required: 14


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