Phlebotomy Technician

Gain clinical and interpersonal expertise

Draw blood and take specimens that serve as a key step in understanding a patient’s health. Each person presents challenges—both clinical and emotional. Develop communication and technical skills to handle the day-to-day inpatient or outpatient adventures in this important healthcare role.

This accredited 6-credit program prepares you to take national certification exams such as the PBT-ASCP or NCCT. Put your training to use as a certified phlebotomy technician!

Why study Phlebotomy with us?

This program is approved by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences.

Your instructors know you by name—not number. At CLC, the professors are teachers first, researchers second. They dedicate their careers to helping you learn and understand phlebotomy.

You learn from the same materials studied at 4-year schools, while you receive the personal attention and feedback possible only in small class sizes.


  • PATH Grant Stipends

    Get extra financial support for school and living expenses through the Pipeline for the Advancement of the Healthcare Workforce Program (PATH) grant.
  • WIOA Program

    Eligible for Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA)-awarded vouchers.
  • Career Certificate

    Earn a career certificate in 1 year or less to refine your skills into an in-demand career.
  • Program Length: 4 Months

    Full-time students finish in 4 months.


The program is approved by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences, 5600 N. River Road, Suite 720, Rosemont, IL 60018-5119.
Phone: (773) 714-8880

Degrees and Certificates

For students who want to earn job skills for entry level occupations, or level up in their career.

Certificates are designed to be completed in less than 2 years. Many certificate programs contain Career Degree core courses so you can continue with additional study or stack certificates to earn an A.A.S. degree.

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A College & Career Navigator (CCN) is ready to answer your questions and assist with your application, academic program selection, class enrollment and connecting you with resources as needed, making your journey at CLC smoother.

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Courses in the program

Master the duties of a phlebotomy technician through your labs and a supervised clinical practicum.

Meet our instructors

Experience the benefit of small class sizes and personalized instruction from your CLC instructors.

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