Clinic Assistant (Phlebotomy), TCC (CA51)

Technical Certificate of Credit

Program Chair: Vickie Smith

Program Description: This certificate program provides entry level preparation for initial employment as a clinical assistant. This program provides training in the necessary skills and knowledge required to provide area health care facilities and mobile lab facilities with prospective employees. This certificate program focuses on the drawing of blood for laboratory testing.

Length of Program: Two (2) Semesters

Student Learning Outcomes:

  • Students will collect appropriate specimens for testing in the Clinical Laboratory.

Entrance Date: See admissions office for program start dates

Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admissions criteria. Click for Entrance Score Requirements.

Age: Applicant must be 18 years of age or older.

Education: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivalent (GED). College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.

Advisor: A Program Advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. An advisor will be assigned by admissions.

Additional Requirements: Physical Exam, Drug Toxicology, Criminal Background Check.

Program Final Exit Point: Clinic Assistant, Technical Certificate of Credit. Eligible to apply for the Phlebotomy Technician exam.

Credits Required for Graduation: 11 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation.

1st Term
Books: $77.90
Fees: $524.00
Tuition: $267.00
Total: $868.90

2nd Term
Books: $282.60
Fees: $324.00
Tuition: $712.00
Total: $1,318.60

Curriculum Credits

Curriculum Credits

1: Occupational Courses (11 hours)


ALHS 1058 Laboratory Screening and Monit 3
PHLT 1030 Introduction to Venipuncture 3
PHLT 1050 Clinical Practice 5

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