The online Associate in Applied Science in Pharmacy Technician program prepares students for careers performing and managing the technical distributive functions in pharmacies and pharmacy-related industries, allowing the pharmacists to concentrate on other services that require a pharmacist’s professional education or judgement. The curriculum covers community and institutional practice, sterile produce preparation, manufacturing, inventory management and record-keeping, medical terminology, and drug products. Courses also cover communications, writing, psychology, and speech which allows students to gain skills that let them advance in their careers.
Program includes an 8-week internship in community and institutional practice settings, to occur after all classroom requirements are completed.
- Official high school transcript or GED
- Official college transcripts (if applicable)
- ACT, SAT, or ACCUPLACER scores
School Accreditation Statement
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission