When is the next Phlebotomy course?
You can find the next Phlebotomy course start date by going
to our website and clicking on
Phlebotomist. The course is 7 weeks in
duration on Mondays and Wednesdays from 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm. The course also includes a clinical experience
that will be scheduled after the course.
How do I register for the course?
is in person on a first come-first serve basis.
The registration date and time will be listed on our website at and takes place
approximately one month prior to the course start date. It is held at Student Central in the Gordon
Student Center. You must pay full
tuition and submit proof of High School completion or equivalency at the time of
Do I have to
submit proof of High School completion or equivalency again if OCC already has
it on file?
No. If Student
Central already has this on file you do not need to submit it again. You should check with Student Central at
315-498-2000 in advance to verify it’s on file to avoid a registration problem.
What is the tuition & do I need to
pay when I register for the course?
is $1,299. You must pay full tuition at the time of registration. OCC accepts cash, checks payable to OCC,
money orders, or credit card payments. You
will not be allowed to register if you have a past due balance or block on your
account at OCC.
Can I register for this course if I
have a past due balance or a block on my OCC account?
No. You will not be allowed to register if you
have a past due balance or block on your account at OCC.
Are there any additional fees?
are no additional fees. All textbooks,
scrubs, and supplies are included in your tuition.
Do I need to submit immunizations or
any other health information?
You are required to submit health
compliance paperwork to OCC before you go to your clinical. It is typically due by the middle of the
class. OCC’s Health Compliance Officer
will give you a health packet and explain the process on the first night of
When and where can I complete my clinical
maintains agreements with a select list of approved clinical sites in Onondaga,
Oswego, and Cortland counties. Class clinical
placements are assigned by the Placement Coordinator at OCC.
Can I just register for the clinical
No. You must register for and take the course to
be assigned to a clinical experience.
What type of certification will I be
eligible for upon completion of the course?
successful completion of the course and clinical experience you will receive a
completion certificate from OCC. You
will also be eligible to sit for the Technician Certification Exam in
Phlebotomy through the American Society of
When do I take the certification exam?
Students must register themselves for the exam through the American Society of Clinical Pathologists upon
completion of the course and clinical experience. OCC will assist you in completing the test
application and will complete the training and clinical verification section of
Questions? Please contact us: [email protected]