There is a career in the medical field that is growing, so if you are looking for a new career this one just might be for you. The University of Arkansas at Hope is offering a Phlebotomy program this fall. So are you now wondering what Phlebotomy is?

A Phlebotomist draws blood. They draw blood for tests, transfusions, research and blood donations. Their profession has them working in hospitals, medical and diagnostic laboratories, blood donor centers, and even doctors’ offices.

Tubes of blood sample for testing

According to a press release;

Students can complete the Phlebotomy program in less than one year and enter an exciting and growing career field fast. Employment of phlebotomists is projected to grow 22 percent from 2020 to 2030, much faster than the average for all occupations. The median pay for phlebotomists is $37,380 per year or $17.97 per hour.

That is a really good future for this profession and you can get into the program at UAHT and be ready for your new career in less than a year.

Nurse speaking with a patient
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UA Hope in known for affordable tuition and the world-class University of Arkansas System education. Did you know that you might qualify for a free class? You can find out more about the “U Can” Scholarship or more information on enrollment by just calling the Purtle Advising Center at (870) 722-8124.

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