PROGRAM FLEXIBILITY

Earn your certification and still have the flexibility for your family or job.

24/7 ACCESS & SUPPORT

Access your coursework and IT support whenever and wherever you want.

FINANCIAL ADVISORS & ASSISTANCE

Our experienced advisors help students navigate financial aid and scholarship opportunities.

CAREER SERVICES

Our dedicated staff provides career advice and strategy to job seeking students.

Thinking of a career as a pharmacy technician? The College of Health Care Professions can help you take the next step toward a role as a certified pharmacy technician in a variety of settings, from hospitals to retail pharmacies. 

Pharmacy technicians play a vital role directly supporting pharmacists through receiving and confirming prescription orders, assembling medicines and informing and educating patients about their medications. A high level of organizational and client-service skills is required to successfully navigate the customer-driven front lines, as well as behind-the-scenes operations of pharmacies.

With a pharmacy technician assistant certificate from CHCP, you will be prepared to take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam and able to enter the workforce as an entry-level pharmacy technician. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics*, job openings for pharmacy technicians are projected to grow 4 percent by 2029—an addition of 422,300 jobs.

PROGRAM LENGTH
Complete the program through blended online and on-campus classes in 36 weeks.

EDUCATIONAL CLASSES

  • Overview of Anatomy, Physiology and Medical Terminology
  • Intro to Pharmacy, Ethics & Patient Safety
  • Institutional Pharmacy
  • Community Pharmacy
  • Pharmacy Calculations
  • Pharmacy Techniques and Practice
  • Cert Prep for Pharmacy Technicians
  • Customer Service/Professionalism and Career Preparation
  • And More!

POTENTIAL CAREERS

  • Retail Pharmacies
  • Compounding Pharmacies
  • Hospitals
  • Nursing Homes or Assisted Living Facilities
  • Mail-Order Pharmacy
  • And More!

For additional career titles and earning potential, please visit www.bls.gov.

CHCP, founded by physicians, has been educating students for allied health careers for over 30 years.

Desktop Tablet Mobile