Start a Career After Just a Few Weeks of Phlebotomy Training.
As a Phlebotomist, you'll collect, transport, handle and process blood and other specimens for medical analysis. You'll work with both patients and other healthcare professionals. Phlebotomists work in settings as varied as physician offices and medical clinics, hospitals and commercial laboratories.
In the Omaha area, phlebotomy trainig certification starts at NMC.
Phlebotomy Training Program Info
- We offer a 5-week accelerated curriculum that includes classroom instruction and hands-on clinical practice at our campus laboratories as well as in actual clinical laboratories at affiliated hospitals.
Phlebotomist Salary & Job Outlook
According to O*Net Online, Phlebotomy salaries in the U.S. in 2011 averaged $30,790 per year, with an average projected job growth between 2012 and 2020 of 10% - 19%.
Phlebotomy Professional Organizations
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be eligible to take the American Society of Clinical Pathologist (ASCP) certification examination enabling them to be certified Phlebotomy Technician, PBT (ASCP).
Complete applications for the phlebotomy training program will be reviewed after the noted deadline and students will be notified of their admission by letter and/or phone.
Program Admissions Criteria
Applicants are evaluated on the basis of the following criteria:
- Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 is preferred
- High school graduate or GED equivalent
- Demonstration of success in science and math courses, from either high school or college
- Demonstration of good physical health
- Demonstration of good written and verbal communication skills
- Medical Terminology course is recommended, but not required
Program Application Process
To be considered for admission the following items must be submitted to the Admissions Office:
For More Information Contact:Amy Miller
Tuition & Fees
Attending Nebraska Methodist College represents a major investment in your future. For most students, attending college takes planning and sacrifice. NMC recognizes that and is committed to helping you find every avenue to finance your education. View the Tuition by Program & Degree page for a comprehensive list of all fees.
Our faculty is highly experienced and credentialed in their own fields, giving you constant real-world insight you can use. While any instructor can recite from a textbook, ours go a step further and draw from vast personal experience. Instructors here care as deeply about their students as they do the subject matter and it shows.