Updated August 25, 2010: The
Pharmacy Technician class is now closed. No future classes
have been scheduled.
Class Dates: March 29, 2010 - October 13, 2010, Monday and
Wednesdays 6:00pm - 9:30pm
As a Pharmacy Technician you will help the
pharmacist package or mix prescriptions, maintain client records,
refer clients to the pharmacist for counseling, assist with
inventory control and purchasing, as well as collect payment and
coordinate billing. This course combines 182-hours of classroom
instruction with a 120-hour pharmacy externship to provide you with
a complete learning experience. (302 Total Hours). It is not required to
attend the information meeting prior to registering for this
Starting pay for
Pharmacy Technicians averages $10-$20 per hour.
$2,895 includes books, consumable supplies, externship, and
course completion certificate. Payment must be paid in full at time
Assistance: Students with a need for financial assistance
may secure financial assistance through any
student loan lending agency, such as a local bank. Students who will
be using financial aid should begin the application process at least
four weeks before they intend to register as payment must be paid
in full at time of registration.
Math and English
Skills: Students will be required to pass an elementary
English language and math skills test. Browse through a sample of a
English skills pretest now.