Advanced Technical Certificate: Pharmacy Technology

(1 Year)

Program Prerequisites
1. High School Diploma or GED;
2. Students must be qualified for college-level coursework in English and Math (See an advisor for details.);
3. Completion of a criminal background check; and
4. Completion of the following courses with a grade of C or better:
BT 0170Computer Literacy and Business Software3
HO 0106Medical Terminology2
Program Requirements
1. Completion of a drug screening prior to or during the first fall semester of Pharmacy Technology (PHTC) classes; and
2. Completion of the following courses with a grade of C or better:
COMM 1101Fundamentals of Oral Communication 13
Choose one of the following:3-4
Writing and Rhetoric I 1
or
Writing and Rhetoric I Plus 1
or
Writing and Rhetoric II 1
Any Objective 3 course3-4
HO 0110Over the Counter and Herbal Medications2
HO 0111Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology4
HO 0208Introduction to Pathology3
PHTC 0110Pharmacy Law and Ethics2
PHTC 0150Introduction to Pharmacology3
PHTC 0152Advanced Pharmacology3
PHTC 0161
0161L
Extemporaneous Compounding and IV Certification
and Extemporaneous Compounding and IV Certification Lab
3
PHTC 0171
0171L
Applied Pharmacy Technology I
and Applied Pharmacy Technology Lab I
3
PHTC 0172
0172L
Applied Pharmacy Technology II
and Applied Pharmacy Technology II Lab
2
PHTC 0175Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam Preparation1
PHTC 0182Pharmacy Technician Practicum and Seminar I5
PHTC 0187Pharmacy Technician Practicum and Seminar II5
TGE 0158Employment Strategies2
Total Credits52-54