• Pharmacy Technician

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    The Pharmacy Technician program is a comprehensive 450 hour one year program for high school seniors. Pharmacy Technicians assist the licensed Pharmacist to provide medication and other health care products to patients. Pharmacy Technicians also assist Pharmacists in providing effective, appropriate, and safe pharmacy services and work in a variety of settings. College or career ready out of high school!

    Career Opportunities

    • Hospital Pharmacy
    • Internet Pharmacy
    • Retail Pharmacy
    • Health Facilities
    • Clinics
    • Outpatient Centers
    • Mail Order Pharmacies
    • Pharmaceutical Manufacturer 

    Units of Study

    • Pharmacy law and ethics
    • Pharmaceutical terminology
    • Calculating medication dosages
    • Biopharmaceutics
    • Drug interaction
    • Management of pharmacy operations
    • Safety in the workplace
    • Infection control
    • Computer applications in drug use control
    • Structure and function of the body system
    • Disease process
    • Nutrition
    • Drug therapy for special populations

    Educational Opportunities

    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences
    • Doctorate Degree in Pharmacy

     

    (College articulation discussions in process)