Are you interested in an allied health career that provides the opportunity to interact with and directly assist patients? Phlebotomist training at MTI prepares you to work in a medical facility and perform laboratory tasks and procedures. Get the skills you need to start your phlebotomy career—classes are now enrolling.

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Daytime classes available

What Makes the Phlebotomy Course at MTI Different?


Hands-On Focused

Labs that simulate real Phlebotomy working environments

Duration 5 weeks

Accelerated Training

Complete your Phlebotomy training in just 5 weeks

Experienced Instructors

Experienced Instructors

All MTI Phlebotomy instructors have real-world experience

Evening Classes

Daytime Classes Available

Flexible class times that work for your busy schedule

Employment Preparation

Employment Preparation

No general education courses required, students will learn the skills required for entry-level employment

Career Placement

Career Placement

Career counseling & placement assistance is available to all qualified graduates



Quality Assessment | Infection Control | Venipuncture Procedures | Specimen Handling | Point-of-Care Collections | Pediatric & Geriatric Procedures | Blood Cultures

The phlebotomy instructors at MTI bring real-world laboratory experience to the classroom, providing hands-on medical instruction and one-on-one interaction to help you develop essential phlebotomy skills.

MTI’s Phlebotomy Course prepares you to take the NCCT (National Center for Competency Testing) certification exam necessary to become a Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT). Students will also be certified in CPR, AED, and first aid.

  • Professional ethics, legal, and regulatory issues of the trade
  • Anatomy and physiology of different organ systems
  • Common medical terminology essential to your work environment
  • Urinalysis, body fluids, and other specimens
  • Arterial, intravenous (IV), and special collection techniques
  • Safety and first aid

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Ready to learn more about MTI’s hands-on training programs? Give us a call or fill out the form to get more information.

Financial Assistance

Financial Aid Team

Financial assistance is not available for the Phlebotomy Course.

Scholarship Opportunities

MTI Graduates

MTI is here to help you attain the funding you need to take the next step in your education. MTI’s Financial Aid Team can help match you with scholarship opportunities you may qualify for.

Phlebotomy Class Information

Are you interested in becoming a phlebotomist? Here’s what you can expect when you attend Midwest Technical Institute (MTI) for your phlebotomist training:

5 weeks
Daytime classes available
100 clock hours / 25 additional outside clock hours
4 semester credit hours


According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, phlebotomists provide various medical laboratory services including drawing blood for tests, transfusions, research, or blood donations. For additional information, check out: All About Phlebotomy: Requirements to Become a Phlebotomist

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median annual wage for phlebotomists in May 2021 was approximately $38,530. The highest 10 percent of phlebotomy workers earned more than $51,610.

Phlebotomy students are trained to perform in entry-level positions normally available in hospitals, medical and diagnostic laboratories, physician offices, and outpatient care centers. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics notes that the majority of phlebotomists work in medical and diagnostic laboratories.

The total cost of Midwest Technical Institute’s Phlebotomy Course, including books and supplies, is $2,100. For more information on program costs, please contact your local MTI campus.

Enrollment & Outcomes

Enrollment and outcome information for all Illinois-based campuses and the ACCSC annual reports for each program in Adobe PDF format. Please note, all programs are not offered at all campuses. For annual details, please visit our phlebotomy enrollment and outcomes page.

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For more information about our accreditations and approvals, please visit:

Midwest Technical Institute is approved by the Division of Private Business and Vocational Schools of the Illinois Board of Higher Education: 1 N. Old State Capitol Plaza, Suite 333, Springfield, IL 62701. For more info:

Midwest Technical Institute is approved to operate by the Missouri Department of Higher Education.