Pharmacy Technician

Pharmacy Technician Students are taught the skills and procedures needed to enter the pharmacy workplace as a Pharmacy Technician. The program emphasizes a customer centered approach, preparing students to work in both a community and hospital pharmacy. Pharmacy Technicians work directly under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist Students develop skills in all areas of pharmacy practice such as computer order entry, pharmaceutical calculations, record keeping, mixing intravenous solutions, and compounding

Students that meet graduation requirements are prepared to sit for the PTCE (Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam) through PTCB (Pharmacy Technician Certification Board)

 

Gainful Employment Statements

Pharmacy Technician A.A.S

The Pharmacy Technician Associate Degree program is offered as a program leading to Gainful Employment. As such we want all potential students to be able to make a reasoned decision on enrolling in this program at Rockford Career College. To that extent we offer the following information:

Pharmacy Technician Career Opportunities

A Rockford Career College Advanced Career Program can lead to potential career opportunities within the students’ respective field of study. Our graduate students gain the knowledge to advance within their respective field of study. Our Pharmacy Technician Advanced Degree Program prepares graduates for an Entry Level position as a Pharmacy Technician.

Program Length:
This program requires 95 quarter credits. A full-time student can complete the program in 8 quarters (24 months) if they maintain full-time status, do not take any quarters off, successfully pass each course the first time, and do not need any pre-curriculum classes.

 

Pharmacy Technician Diploma

The Pharmacy Technician Diploma program is offered as a program leading to Gainful Employment. As such we want all potential students to be able to make a reasoned decision on enrolling in this program at Rockford Career College. To that extent we offer the following information:

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Program Length:
This program requires 71 quarter credits. A full-time student can complete the program in 6 quarters (18 months) if they maintain full-time status, do not take any quarters off, successfully pass each course the first time, and do not need any pre-curriculum classes.