Diploma - Phlebotomy Technician

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist. 511009


Diploma – Phlebotomy Technician 27.5 Credits 646 Contact Hours 34 weeks A.The Phlebotomy Technician Program is designed to prepare the students to obtain blood specimens from patients for the purpose of testing and analyzing. The Phlebotomy Technician works in a drawing station, clinics or medical laboratories under the direction of the laboratory supervisor. The job requires manual dexterity and additional skills in communication and clerical duties. Upon completion of the Phlebotomy Technician program, graduates will: 1. Explain the function and structure of the capillaries, veins and arteries, and identify the names and locations of veins suitable for venous and capillary blood collections. 2. Demonstrate safe and effective use of equipment and supplies used for blood collection and specimen transport. 3. Demonstrate a knowledge of government and industry standards related to the collection of blood. 4.Demonstrate effective communication skills with patients related to the collection of blood. Students in the Phlebotomy Technician program may attend Day or Evening session Monday through Thursday at 4 hours per day for the Classroom and Lab Coursework. After successful completion of all classroom coursework, the student is scheduled to complete 160 clock hours (full time Mon-Fri) of Clinical Practicum/Externship in a Health Care Facility giving the student on the job training to enhance their classroom experience. Lifetime Placement Assistance is available to all Graduates. Brookline’s Career Advisors are committed to assisting graduates with job search and training in the following areas; Resume preparation; Job Search Techniques; Networking; Interviewing Skills; and Dressing for Success.. Brookline College prepares students to take the CPT Certified Phlebotomy Technician through NHA National Healthcareer Association
B.Tuition listed in the current Catalog: $15,225 and $10,031 is given to eligible WIOA participants; Supplies from D.a are included in Tuition: e-Books; 2 sets scrubs; Cap & Gown,
C. Books: e-books included in tuition
D.a: Supplies: included in Tuition: 2 sets of Scrubs, Cap & Gown, D.b: Supplies not included in Tuition: Laptop $200; CPT Certified Phlebotomy Technician-Test $117 and study materials/practice test $69 E. Contact: Cory Liguore 520-584-5272
F. Website-program information:
G. Additional information: Must be a citizen of the United States or an eligible non-citizen as classified by the Department of Homeland Security. Prerequisites: 18 years of age at the time of admission and possess a high school diploma or GED (or equivalent) Other Requirements: Allied health students are required to demonstrate completion of immunizations paid by Brookline College. Requirements are as follows: two (2) MMR in a lifetime, two (2) Varicella, Tetanus vaccine less than 10 years old, at least the first two (2) series of Hepatitis B, and Negative PPD (TB) or a negative chest X-ray done within the past year. Brookline College will not pay for an X-ray if student had positive TB skin test that requires an annual chest X-ray. They will also be required to complete a background check and, if applicable, finger print clearance; Refer to the Catalog for a complete list H. Refund Policy: I. Credentials: yes CPT and Industry Recognized through AMT & NHA; Stackable: yes Clinical Lab Assistant, Medical Lab Tech., Medical Technologist. Portable: Yes, recognized in all geographic areas: accredited by ABHES; Licensed by the State of Arizona, State Board for Private Post-Secondary Education


Program Length (Weeks)




Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent


Brookline College - Tucson

WIOA Approved Program


Curriculum Competency Based


Training Location(s)

5441 E 22nd Street Suite 125, Tucson, Arizona

Local WIB

6 - Pima County Workforce Investment Board

Type of Attainment:


Name of Credential

Diploma Phlebotomy Technician

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Title IV; Pell Grants, FWS, FSSEOG, Subsidized

Refund Policy

Refer to College Catalog

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?


Cost Items

Testing/Exam Fees

$224.00 test $117 test mater/prac test$69

In-State/District Tuition

$10,031.00 pricing for eligible WIOA participants

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$10,031.00 pricing for eligible WIOA participants

Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)

$200.00 laptop not included in tuition

Total In-State Program Cost


Total Out-of-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

31-9099.00Healthcare Support Workers, All Other
$13.00 per hour
Required Certification: NCPT National Certified Phlebotomy Tech

Provider Status



5441 E 22nd Street, Suite 125, Tucson, Arizona 85711

Phone Number

(520) 748-9799

Fax Number

(520) 748-9355

Web Address

Last Updated

Apr 19, 2021


Jun 04, 2012