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Learn an in-demand career

Phlebotomists are trained to draw blood samples from people of all ages for medical tests and blood donations. The Phlebotomy program at Harper College trains students in the techniques, procedures and safety precautions for drawing blood.

This 8-credit-hour certificate prepares students for immediate entry into a career as a phlebotomist at a hospital, commercial laboratory, clinic, blood bank or other health care setting.

The Phlebotomy Certificate program is offered at both the Learning and Career Center (LCC) in Prospect Heights, Illinois as well as Harper's main campus in Palatine.

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Jump-start your career by learning new skills through a certificate program. Click HERE to learn more about the requirements of the Phlebotomy Certificate Program.

Program Accreditation

The program is approved by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS)
5600 N. River Rd, Suite 720 Rosemont, IL 60018-5119
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Steps to Prepare Your Application


Steps to prepare for application to this program:

1. Attend the Phlebotomy Information Meeting (optional)

2. Request Information

3. Review Program Resources 

4. Apply

Please note: Information provided on this page is subject to change.

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