Course Overview

The Pharmacy Technician program prepares students for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) Exam. Students study pharmacology, pharmaceutical calculations, nonsterile compounding, and pharmacy law, regulations, and standards as well as topics specific to working in retail or institutional pharmacies. During the training, students have the opportunity to participate in an on-site externship at a local Walgreens, CVS Pharmacy, or independent pharmacy. In addition to one-on-one support from experienced instructors throughout the course and access to personalized graduate support after graduation, students receive e-books, a drug reference handbook, a lab kit, and a PTCB Exam voucher. The course, currently pending ASHP accreditation, connects students with an externship partner so they can fulfill graduation requirements. Course is 600 hours, online self-paced program, 12 month access.

Who Should Attend

Anyone interested in an exciting career in the Pharmacy field!

Additional Information

Receive one-on-one support from experienced instructors during training, online e-books, and personalized graduate support.
Course is in partnership with CareerStep.
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Section Title
Pharmacy Technician (ASHP) Online
Section Schedule
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Course Fee(s)
Fee non-credit $3,900.00
Drop Request Deadline
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Section Notes
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