The Pharmacy Technician 600 hour program, which includes and requires 160 externship hours, teaches students the delivery of pharmaceutical services alongside licensed pharmacists in a pharmacy setting. The program teaches medical terminology & abbreviations, pharmacy law & ethics, quality customer service, pharmacology, preparing prescription medications, sterile compounding, and administrative duties such as inventory of drugs and pharmacy operations.
Upon completion of the program, students may test to receive Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) Certification.
Pharmacy Technician | 600 hours
Theory and Lab | 440 hours
Externship | 160 hours
- Ability to pass State Pharmacy Board Fingerprint Clearance
- High School Diploma/GED – strong math background
- Must be at least 18 years old
- No drug related convictions
TUITION AND FEES
Program of Study: $5,880
West-MEC Northeast Campus
1617 W. Williams Drive
Phoenix, AZ 85027