Pharmacy Technician Admissions

Selection into the program is based on the candidate's overall qualities, including college and professional education background, grade averages, character references, evidence of basic skills, interpersonal relations, and an interest in the pharmacy profession.

Applicants must be able to meet the program's technical standards. The admissions committee for the Allied Health Division evaluates all applicants. Prospective students should contact the Allied Health Admissions Office for admissions criteria.  Students must be enrolled or have completed PHAR 109 to apply to the program.

The duration of this program is 12 months.

To be eligible to apply to the Pharmacy Technician program, students must meet the following criteria:

  • Must provide evidence of a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Successfully complete all prerequisite courses (PHAR 103, PHAR 108, PHAR 109 and HESC 111).
  • Earn a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.0 in all college courses.
  • Have completed the pre-requisites for Math 128 and ENGL 101, documented by placement test score or developmental course completion.
  • Be able to meet the program's technical standards.
  • Meet all college entry requirements.