Phlebotomy

Apply Now!

Applying is easy! We have an open-admission policy, which means if you have a high school diploma or its equivalent, you’re in and we can’t wait to see you in the halls.

Apply Now!
»

Financial Aid

See all the options that make SCC affordable for all.

Financial Aid
»

Transfer Info

Make a smooth transition to a four-year institution.

Transfer
»

Phlebotomy

Department: Health Occupations

St. Charles Community College Health Occupations Program offers a phlebotomy course for students interested in entry-level positions as phlebotomists. Students receive a certificate upon successful completion of the course.

Dates: Feb. 5 - May 14

  • Online Class: Feb. 5 - Apr. 25
  • On-Campus Lab Days: Wednesdays, Feb. 7 & Mar. 14 - Apr. 25, 6-9 p.m.
  • Clinical Internship: Apr. 2 - May 14

Registration Deadline: Jan. 28

Tuition: $560 (class), $210 (clinical internship)

Book: "Phlebotomy Worktext and Procedures Manual," 4th Edition (ISBN-13 9780323279406)

This course prepares students for entry-level positions as phlebotomists in hospitals, clinical labs and physician offices. With practical experience obtained at a clinical partner facility, students learn to draw blood using various techniques in micro-collection and gain experience in specimen collection, transport, reporting and recording of patient data. There are 120 clinical hours required in addition to the online coursework and mandatory lab days.

NOTE: While the college does not offer the national certification exam on campus, our curriculum prepares anyone to sit for the exam.

Classroom Instruction/Mandatory Lab

The classroom instruction for this course will include online work (done at home on your personal computer) and mandatory on-campus lab days (see dates above). Students will be required to complete weekly coursework and assignments via Canvas (St. Charles Community College's instructional website) and be present and participate in labs held at the Nursing & Allied Health Center.

Registration Requirements

Registration is done in the Nursing & Allied Health Office (#1 Academy Place, Dardenne Prairie, MO 63368) Office hours are 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday. Hours may vary, please call to confirm.

Please bring the following items when you come in to register (click the links below for more information)–

Clinical

Typically schedules are full shifts (6-8 hours) between 6 a.m.-6 p.m. (some limited evening and weekend clinicals are available). All clinical rotations will include and require weekday hours (Mon.-Fri.). Hours will be coordinated by instructor.

The 120 clinical hours provide students the means to accomplish the required venipuncture's in order to complete the Phlebotomy program at SCC and seek out certification (if desired).

Prior to beginning their clinical hours, students will be required to complete and pass a urine drug screening (done at a facility designated by SCC) and provide the additional required immunizations and paperwork.

Registration Requirements

Registration is done in the Nursing & Allied Health Office (#1 Academy Place, Dardenne Prairie, MO 63368) Office hours are 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday. Hours may vary, please call to confirm.

Please bring the following items when you come in to register –

  • Copy of second step of 2-step TB test (please click link to read specific instructions)
  • Copy of MMR Vaccine
  • Copy of Hepatitis B Vaccine
  • Copy of seasonal 2017/2018 flu vaccine (usually available beginning in October)
  • Tuition.

This is a non-credit, certificate course. Tuition is due at time of registration and is non-refundable and non-transferable.

Related Majors, Degrees & Certificates

Contact Information

Sue Propper or Kerry Thompson,
Office Coordinator
636-922-8284
Email »
Office Location
1 Academy Pl Dardenne Prairie, MO 63368
Office Hours

Hours may vary. Please email to confirm.

SCC logo

4601 Mid Rivers Mall Drive
Cofttleville, MO 63376

info_desk@stchas.edu
636-922-8000

© 2016 St. Charles Community College.