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Pharmacy Technology

Certificate

The Pharmacy Technology program has moved to the Northwest Campus, Building G, Room 231.  Check the online class schedules for the location and times of courses, including online options.

Learn to work as a pharmacy technician assisting a pharmacist.  This program includes training within laboratory and clinical settings. 

Selective Admissions Program: You are not  fully admitted to this program until you  have fulfill the requirements listed in Program Admissions and are accepted into the program. See the website or an advisor for details.

Title IV Financial Aid eligible: Yes

What can I do with this degree?

Career Options: Work in hospitals, nursing care facilities and drug stores and with drug manufacturers, wholesale drug houses and health maintenance organizations.

Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program.

Program Requirements 2018-2019

Students must receive a grade of "C" or better in all core courses to progress to the next semester.

Required Core Courses

A grade of C or better is required for graduation.

Course # Course Title Credits
PHT 170 Introduction to Pharmacy Technology 2
PHT 171IN Pharmaceutical Calculations 4
PHT 172 Drug Therapy I 4
PHT 175IN Pharmacy Operations 5
PHT 179IN Sterile Products 5
PHT 181 Interprofessional Relations in Pharmacy 3
PHT 182 Drug Therapy II 4
PHT 187 Pharmacy Law and Ethics 3
PHT 190LB Pharmacy Technician Internship 4
PHT 197 Clinical Seminar 2
Subtotal 36

Required Support Courses

A grade of C or better is required for graduation.

Course # Course Title Credits
CHM 130IN Fundamental Chemistry I [SUN# CHM 1130] 4
MGT/STU 230 Dynamics of Leadership 3
STU 100 College Success and Career Planning 1
Subtotal 8
Total 44

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