Graduates of the Phlebotomy program meet all requirements of the American Society of Clinical Pathologists to sit for the National Certification Examination for Phlebotomist.
The Phlebotomy program is a 13-week certificate program consisting of 80 classroom hours and 120 clinical hours (HCPB 1710 - 7 credit hours). Classroom hours are scheduled two evenings per week. Clinical hours are arranged over a three week period during the day at various healthcare agencies and laboratories. The program prepares students for employment in agencies where there is a need to obtain blood specimens for laboratory examinations. At the completion of the program, students are eligible to sit for the National Phlebotomy Certification Exam.
Our Lady of the Lake College values diversity and recognizes the impact of life experiences in setting educational goals. Information about the individuality of the applicant will be considered by the Admissions Committee as well as past academic performance. The college may also consider program demand and availability of clinical resources when making admission decisions.
College Tuition and Fees:
|Application Fee||$ 35.00|
|Administration Fee||$ 25.00|
|Technology Fee||$ 105.00|
|St. Francis Fund||$ 1.75|
|General Fees||$ 188.00|
|SGA Fee||$ 12.00|
|Library Fee||$ 10.50|
|Enrollment Services Fee||$ 10.00|
|Books||$ 75.00 -- approximate|
|Uniforms and equipment||$ 60.00 -- approximate|
|Subtotal||$ 3,191.70 -- approximate|
|Fees are subject to change without notice|
|ASCP Certification Fee||$ 200.00|
Application deadline for all required documents is July 15 for Fall Semester, December 1 for Spring Semester, and May 1 for Summer Semester.
Submit program application and letter to:
5414 Brittany Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
For more information, please contact Dr. Deborah Fox at (225) 768-1727.