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phlebotomy technician certificate

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    Program Number: 97-513-1
    School Year: 2019-2020
    Certificate
    Campus: Fond du Lac, West Bend
    This program is NOT eligible for financial aid

    Program Description

    This two-course certificate prepares individuals to collect blood specimens via venipuncture and capillary puncture procedures for the purposes of laboratory analysis.

    The courses are taken in sequence over two semesters. The first course, Phlebotomy Essentials, provides the student with theory, safety techniques and regulations, infection control, and procedural applications and training. You will utilize medical terminology and basic laboratory equipment. The second course, Phlebotomy Clinical, places students at clinical sites. Travel is required for clinical sites, and clinical times may vary.

    Upon completion of the certificate, students may take the national certification examination offered by the Board of Certification.

    Approximate Costs

    • $136.50 per credit (resident)
    • $204.75 per credit (out-of-state resident)
    • Online students are not charged out-of-state fees.
    • Please refer to the MPTC Student Handbook for additional enrollment fee information.

    Career Opportunities

    • Phlebotomist

    Admission Process

    1. Visit the Admissions Page for details
    2. In addition to standard admissions, this program also has:
      1. Health Requirements   
      2. Criminal Background Check   

    Courses

    Number Title Crs
    Semester 1
    513-100 Phlebotomy Essentials 4
    Total 4
     
    Semester 2
    513-101 Phlebotomy Clinical 2
    Total 2
     
    Total Credits 6

    Program Guide

    For additional information on program curriculum, prerequisites and general education course options, please contact your advisor.

    Transfer Opportunities

    Check out the Credit Transfers page for more information.

    Additional Information

    *Enrollment may limit the campus availability or delivery of certain courses.

    Students who enroll in this certificate must complete the series of three hepatitis B immunizations and be 18 years of age or older in order to begin the Phlebotomy courses.

    For co-curricular activities and opportunities related to this program/certificate, click here.