Bryan University Logo

Phlebotomy Technician Certificate (AZ Campus Only)

Advance Your Skills with a Phlebotomy Technician Certificate

Phlebotomy student practicing venipuncture on individual.

Request Information

And Get a FREE Career Brochure
Program > 
Phlebotomy Technician Certificate

Career Outlook and Growth

A career as a Phlebotomy Technician provides a rewarding work environment and job security in a growing industry.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, careers as a Phlebotomist are expected to grow faster than average at a rate of 8% or more and add another 139,400 industry job openings in the United States through 2032.1

Bryan University can fast-track you to success, giving you the education, skills, and confidence to qualify for a great job in just one month!

1Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Phlebotomists at (visited March 28, 2024). Also online at Note that job market conditions are dynamic and can change. This data is not intended to predict the market conditions that will be present when you graduate from your program and may differ based on your geographic location and other factors.

Career Opportunities

A Phlebotomy Technician Certificate from Bryan University can put you on the path to varied job opportunities such as:2

  • Phlebotomist
  • Traveling Phlebotomist
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Therapist
  • Donor Center Technician
  • Diagnostic Lab Technician
  • Research Institution Technician

2 Example occupations shown herein do not imply a guarantee of employment. Students are responsible for conducting occupational research for their chosen program. Employers have unique hiring practices and job-specific requirements, which may include years of experience for manager positions. Graduates with little to no prior experience should expect an entry-level position.

Attractive Employers

With hands-on training and the right preparation from an accredited school, you could find yourself working in a career you love. As a graduate, you may work in a variety of settings such as:

  • Clinical laboratories
  • Hospitals
  • Community health centers
  • Nursing homes
  • Doctors’ offices
  • Blood donation centers
icon of searching a folder

Career & Job Search Services for Students & Grads

You'll receive dedicated faculty advisors who provide job search assistance, job networking best practices, interview preparation, and will help you create an eye-catching resume.

Employers Who Have Hired BU Grads

Program Highlights

Tech-enabled hours
Hands-on hours
Tempe, Arizona

Get the Skills Employers Want

Bryan U programs are aligned with employers’ needs to ensure you get the most current and relevant skills, including:


  • NHA-approved skin puncture and venipuncture techniques
  • Proper order of the draw
  • Medical terminology
  • Infectious disease control in a medical setting
  • Chain of custody training
  • Special population collections
  • Non-blood specimen collection
  • Isolation precautions
  • Compliant safety standards
  • Critical thinking & communication skills
  • Ethical conduct
  • 50 hours of hands-on lab hours & 50 hours of tech-enabled learning
  • CPR certification – included in tuition
  • Preparation for NHA’s CPT certification – one exam attempt included in tuition
Phlebotomy kit with scrubs, vouchers, and instructional cards.

Phlebotomy Technician Kit to Prepare You for Your Career

As a Bryan University Phlebotomy Technician student, you’ll receive a kit included in tuition at no extra cost to prepare you for your career! The kit includes:

  • Bryan University Padfolio
  • Order of the Draw Badge Card
  • Voucher for a Set of Scrubs – Order Your Preferred Style and Color!

Modern Campus and Laboratories

Bryan University’s programs are designed with job-readiness in mind. You’ll seamlessly transition from the classroom to a clinical setting through hands-on learning and tech-enabled, instructor-led class sessions.

  • Interior of PHL Lab 2 showing a row of workstations.

    Newly-Built Labs & Equipment

    Our state-of-the-art campus in Tempe, Arizona features labs with well-lit, spacious rooms with new draw chairs that simulate a clinical work environment. Our labs operate on a 10:1 student ratio, ensuring you’re able to connect with the instructor to hone your skills.

  • Person holding a tablet

    Tech-Enabled, Instructor-Led Classrooms

    We provide you with on-site iPads to complete your coursework and participate in instructor-led discussions - all at your own pace.

  • Modern building with curved glass facade in Tempe

    Convenient Location

    For hands-on, in-person practice and clinical work, you will attend classes at our campus located in Tempe, Arizona. The campus is easily accessible by public transportation.

  • Multi-level parking garage with trees on a sunny day.

    Student-Reserved, On-Site Parking

    Don’t worry about purchasing a parking pass - as a Bryan U student, on-site and covered parking is free!

Gain Valuable Experience

Bryan University’s Phlebotomy Technician Certificate is aligned with current competencies by the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) and developed in collaboration with industry experts. You’ll gain real-world experience combined with assignments that simulate job tasks to ensure you’re job-ready upon graduation.

NHA Logo

Earn Your CPT Certification

Through 50 hours of tech-enabled, instructor-led coursework and 50 hours of hands-on learning you’ll be prepared for NHA’s Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) exam. At BU, we not only prepare you for the certification exam, but we even pay for your first attempt!

Hands-on Skills Labs

Use online learning modules to comprehensively practice your skills while preparing you to take the Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) exam.

icon of ladder into clouds

Upgrade Your Skills & Career Options

Once you complete your certificate, you may consider continuing your education. Bryan University offers a renowned 100% online Undergraduate Certificate in Medical Assisting. Take the next step by gaining additional industry skills employers need while preparing to earn your certified clinical medical assistant exam.

Hear from Our Successful Graduates

brandon grander portrait
“I’ve never met a group who care about students the way the instructors do at Bryan. It was an awesome experience.”
–Brandon Granger, BU Graduate
claire cielinski portrait
"The experience at Bryan University exceeded my expectations and improved my life." 
–Claire Cielinski, BU Graduate

Program Learning Outcomes

Following the completion of the program, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate the application of safety and government standards and compliance to the phlebotomy setting.
  • Demonstrate critical thinking, professional, and ethical conduct in phlebotomy practices.
  • Communicate sufficiently to serve the public, patients, and members of the healthcare team.
  • Implement quality assurance and quality control principles to requisitioning, specimen transport, and specimen processing.
  • Perform specimen collection utilizing proper procedures, equipment, and techniques.
  • Demonstrate the application of methodologies and techniques including problem solving and troubleshooting for phlebotomy.
bu seal since 1940
A legacy of graduate success since 1940.

Accreditation & Approvals

accsc logo sealNC-SARA logoBPPE logoseal of arizona state board for private postsecondary education

Benefits for You

Included in Tuition

As a Bryan University student, you’ll receive these benefits and services included in tuition at no extra cost.

  • cert icon

    Industry Certifications & Credentials

    Prepare for third-party certifications – one certification exam attempt paid for by the university.

  • phone icon

    Electronic Books & Courseware

    We give you easy access to your e-textbooks and software.

  • star icon

    Tutoring & Academic Support

    Our tutors and academic staff provide personalized support whenever you need it.

  • box icon

    Career Kit

    You’ll receive a career kit to ensure you’re ready to succeed in your program.

  • check list icon

    Career Services

    Get expert help to ensure you're job-ready and connect with employers.

  • expert people icon

    Mentoring from Expert Faculty

    Learn from faculty with real-world experience in their field.

Recommended by Students & Grads

google ratingfacebook ratinggradreport rating

Why Learn With Us

  • woman working at coffee shop

    Finish Faster

    We recognize that life can be busy and complex, so we’ve designed a more efficient learning experience. With our accelerated coursework, you’ll complete our programs in the quickest amount of time while receiving expert feedback.

  • woman looking at ebook

    Learn Easier & Retain More

    We provide you with user-friendly learning technology such as adaptive digital textbooks and hands-on experiences to help you learn faster, easier, and retain more knowledge. All your efforts are recorded so you can track your progress, plus you’ll gain greater skill mastery through continuous practice.

  • black man teaching over video chat class

    Hands-on, 1:1 Academic Support

    Connect with peers, teachers, and mentors who will provide support, expand your professional network, and celebrate your success along the way. Our hands-on learning approach allows you to master your skills so you’re ready to enter the workforce with the support of your institution behind you.

  • two women at desk

    Real-world Training

    From day one, you enter a learning environment as a newly hired “employee” that mimics a real-world employment setting so you gain greater confidence as you build your skills to become job-ready. We break down each skill into smaller components that you can practice repeatedly, analyze effectively, and receive guided coaching from teachers.

Affording College

security lock icon

Tuition Lock Guarantee

Once you enroll, we lock-in your tuition rate so you can rest assured that your tuition will never increase over the length of your program. The current tuition rate for the full Phlebotomy Technician Certificate program, which includes all courseware, lab fees, CPR certification, and one exam attempt for the NHA CPT certification is $2,990.

financial icon

Financing Options Available You Qualify

Bryan University offers payment plan options and a dedicated financial advisor to ensure school is affordable.

Admission Requirements

To be admitted to Bryan University, prospective students must complete the following requirements:

  • Proof of a high school diploma or its equivalent.
  • Proof of identification.
  • Complete required forms for admission.
  • Ability to fully participate in classroom, laboratory, and clinical setting program activities.
  • Acceptance of the University’s Course Catalog.

To begin this process, we invite you to contact a member of our admissions team at 888-768-6861 or complete the Request Information form.