Pharmacy Technician (Associate of Applied Science)

Achieve an Associate degree in as few as 17 months

Pharmacy Technician (Associate of Applied Science) Mission Statement

The program provides students with the theoretical knowledge, hands-on practical skills, and professional attributes required to obtain entry-level positions as Pharmacy Technicians. The program prepares students to successfully complete the exam(s) necessary for certification as a pharmacy technician.

Learning Objectives / Instructional Outcomes

The program includes general education courses covering mathematics, written, verbal, and nonverbal communications; interpersonal skills; critical thinking; the sciences; and the humanities. Learning objectives include achievement of sufficient theoretical knowledge and practical skills in compounding and delivery of drug products and maintaining records.


Pharmacy Technician (Associate of Applied Science)

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In order to graduate from the Pharmacy Technician (Associate of Applied Science) program, students must successfully complete the following curriculum:

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