Major Academic Plan for B.T.C in Pharmacy Technology


A Major Academic Plan (MAP) illustrates one way to complete a degree in a recommended number of semesters. Below is an example of an efficient and recommended plan, but actual plans will vary by individual student needs.  Program requirements are based on Catalog Year.

MAP Grid
Course Subject and TitleCreditsMin Grade*Program Element**When OfferedPrerequisiteCo Requisite
First Semester
(Prerequisite Courses)        
HO 0106 Medical Terminology 2 C F, S  
HO 0110 Over the Counter and Herbal Medications 2 C F, S  
PHTC 0110 Pharmacy Law and Ethics 2 C F  
PHTC 0150 Introduction to Pharmacology 3 C F  
PHTC 0171
0171L Applied Pharmacy Technology I
and Applied Pharmacy Technology Lab I
3 C FPHTC 0150PHTC 0150, PHTC 0171L
Semester Total12
Second Semester
(Apply to Program)        
PHTC 0152 Advanced Pharmacology 3 C SPHTC 0150, 0171
PHTC 0161
0161L Extemporaneous Compounding and IV Certification
and Extemporaneous Compounding and IV Certification Lab
3 C SPHTC 0151, 0171PHTC 0161/0161L
PHTC 0172
0172L Applied Pharmacy Technology II
and Applied Pharmacy Technology II Lab
2 C SPHTC 0150PHTC 0152, 0161, 0172L
PHTC 0182 Pharmacy Technician Practicum and Seminar I 5 C SPHTC 0150, 0171PHTC 0152, 0161, 0172
TGE 0158 Employment Strategies 2 C D  
Semester Total15
Third Semester
PHTC 0175 Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam Preparation 1 C SuCore Courses
Semester Total1