Pharmacy Technician

Program Type: Fully Online
Program Level: Continuing Education
Department: Continuing Education
Institute: Health & Biosciences
College: PAC

What is the Pharmacy Technician program?

Prepare for the Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT). As the population ages, careers in healthcare are more in demand than ever. It’s equal parts science and customer service: fulfill prescriptions and a desire to help keep people healthy! A career as a pharmacy technician is one of the many options available to you. Not only is it an interesting field, but also one that is growing with flexibility. If you like helping others then this career is for you. (Exam Voucher Included)

 

Courses 

  • INTRODUCTION TO PHARMACY - PHRA 1001
  • PHARMACEUTICAL MATHEMATICS II - PHRA 1047
  • COMMUNITY PHARMACY PRACTICE - PHRA 1091
  • INTRAVENOUS ADMIXTURE & STERILE COMPOUNDING - PHRA 1091
  • PHARMACEUTICAL MATHEMATICS I - PHRA 1009
  • PHARMACY DRUG - THERAPY& TREATMENT - PHRA 1041
  • ETHICS AND TEXAS PHARMACY LAW - PHRA 1002
  • CERTIFICATION REVIEW - PHRA 1043

 

Program Information

Time Commitment

346 Contact Hours

14 Week Training

Certification

Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT)

Career Outlook

Learn more at the Alamo Colleges Career Coach website

 

Program Requirements

Background Check (completed at www.precheck.com) and Drug Test

Possess proficiency in English (reading, writing, and speaking skills)

You are at least eighteen (18) years of age

Some High School

Must have access to computer/tablet and internet

 

Financial Aid Eligibility / Modes of Training 

 

Contact Information

CE Tier 2

CE Enrollment Professional

Phone: 210-212-5266 (Option 4)
Email: CETier2@alamo.edu
Campus: District Support Office

CE Specialist 

Vanessa Bailey

Phone:210-485-0845
Email:
dst-alamoICD@alamo.edu

CE Specialist

Vanessa Barrera

Phone:210-485-0860
Email:
dst-alamoICD@alamo.edu 

Additional Information

For assistance with program information or registration, email us at CETier2@alamo.edu and our CE staff will get back to you. Thank you.