Pharmacy Technician



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EVIT + Pima Medical Institute

Once an EVIT student completes the Pharmacy Technician program, the student will have earned credits available to apply towards enrollment in the PMI Health Care Administration Degree program.



Get started today! Enroll in the EVIT Pharmacy Technician program.
For announcements and updates about the EVIT Pharmacy Technician program, text EVIT to 855-998-3848.

 DESCRIPTION
The Pharmacy Technician program prepares individuals to prepare medications, provide medications and related  assistance to patients, manage pharmacy clinical and business operations. The program includes instruction in medical  and pharmaceutical terminology, principles of pharmacology and pharmaceutics, drug identification, pharmacy  laboratory procedures, prescription interpretation, patient communication and education, safety procedures,  recordkeeping, measurement and testing techniques, pharmacy business operations, prescription preparation, logistics  and dispensing operations, and applicable standards and regulations.
 CAREER CONNECTION
License or Certification Information: Pharmacy Technician Certification available through the Pharmacy Technician  Certification Board (PTCB). Students must be 18 years of age and within 60 days of high school graduation to apply to take the test and must obtain a fingerprint clearance card.  For more information on the PTCB, visit www.ptcb.org. Students who successfully pass the PTCB exam can apply for a Pharmacy  Technician License with the State of Arizona at pharmacy.az.gov.
Career Pathway: Pharmacy Technician, Pharmacist
Occupational Profile:  https://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/29-2052.00

 PROGRAM & COURSE INFORMATION
Program Courses & Course Sequence

MC43 - Pharmacy Technician I - 1 semester - 1.5 credits

MC63 - Pharmacy Technician II - 1 semester - 1.5 credits

Pre/Co Requisite 6 high school credits (required) and a 2.0 GPA (recommended)
Length of Program 2 Semesters
College Credit College credit may be available
Technology Requirements Computer access with Windows OS, Adobe Reader, webcam, microphone and anti-virus protection.
Supply Fees Year 1 - estimated supply fee $120
Adult Tuition*
Blended Program

Year 1 - $4,885.00

Year 2 - $4,885.00
*This program does not qualify for Federal Financial Aid. Affordable payment plans are available. This program is not approved under COE Accreditation, and is not eligible for post-secondary credit.

 Start Date  End Date  Days  Times Campus 
July 24, 2023 May 22, 2024 Monday - Friday, Daily (morning) 8:00am - 10:35am Main
July 24, 2023 May 22, 2024 Monday - Friday, Daily (afternoon) 12:00pm - 2:35pm Main

        

Get started! Enroll in the EVIT Pharmacy Technician program. For announcements and updates about the EVIT Pharmacy Technician program, text EVIT to 855-998-3848.