Phlebotomy Enrollment Requirements - Southwestern Illinois College

Enrollment Requirements

Registration for MLT 100 is on a first come first served basis. Classes fill quickly so register early.

Additional Requirements

The following criteria are required of students enrolled in the Phlebotomy program:

Auto and Health Insurance:

Students enrolling in all Health Sciences programs should be aware that some clinical facilities may require auto and/or health insurance. Malpractice insurance, when required, is provided by the college through the assessment of lab fees.

Medical Requirements:

Students qualifying for enrollment are recommended to have the Hepatitis B shot series, updated immunization record, current tuberculosis test, COVID vaccination and a flu shot prior to Phlebotomy clinicals. Specific requirements may vary depending on the clinical site.

Background Check:

Fingerprints and drug testing are required. View a list of disqualifying convictions from the Illinois Department of Public Health.