Pharmacy Technician

Credit Option
Non credit
Program Type
Certificate
Location
Online

The need for pharmacy technicians continues to grow, with demand expected to increase substantially through 2024.

Technicians work under the supervision of registered pharmacists in hospitals, home infusion pharmacies, community pharmacies and other healthcare settings.

This comprehensive course will prepare learners for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board exam. Course content includes pharmacy medical terminology, reading and interpreting prescriptions, defining generic and brand-name drugs, and much, much more.

Optional Volunteer Externship Opportunity

Learners who complete this program can gain valuable hands-on experience in an optional volunteer externship opportunity with a local company/agency/organization whose work aligns with this area of study. As learners progress through their e-learning program, an externship coordinator will reach out to coordinate placement.

Note: Additional documentation including health records, immunizations, drug screening, criminal background checks, etc., may be required by the externship facility.

Program Details

Course Dates:

Self-paced online content. Start anytime. Take up to four months to complete.

Cost:

$1,299

Who Will Benefit:

  • Those interested in entry-level positions in healthcare
  • Aspiring senior pharmacy technicians
  • Aspiring pharmacists
  • Those interested in pharmacy and who aspire to be managers
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Levermore Hall, 303
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