Nursing and Allied Health


Johanna Armstrong, MSEd, RN, CMA (AAMA), PBT (ASCP)
716-614-6222 x4842

Phlebotomist, Certificate


Phlebotomists are specialists support workers who collect blood from patients from laboratory testing. Results from laboratory testing provide valuable information to physicians for diagnosing and treating patients. Employment opportunities are available in hospitals, and out patient clinics.

Program Goals and Objectives

  • Prepare students for immediate entry level employment
  • Provide students with the knowledge and experience necessary to collect blood samples, and other specimens for testing.
  • Upon completion of this program, students will be eligible to sit for the phlebotomy certification exam, that we offer here at NCCC.

Gainful Employment Outlook and Costs

Find out what the job outlook is in a particular field after completion of a certificate program. Determine the costs associated for NCCC certificate programs. Cost information is available on tuition/fees, books and on-campus housing.

View information for Phlebotomist.


Expected Growth of Occupations

Data from the NYS Department of Labor predicts that New York will need approximately 15,560 new healthcare practitioners and healthcare technicians per year to meet the needs of the state's health care system.

Expected Growth of Occupations
*Data taken from NYS Occupational Handbook