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Technical Certificate - Pharmacy Technician


College Required Courses - 3 Credit Hours Total

All of the following are required:

Subject Course Title Units Offered
Orientation 1101 Freshman Orientation 1 Fall & Spring Semesters
Orientation 1202 College Seminar 2 Fall, Spring, Summer Semesters

General Education Requirements - 3 Credit Hours Total

All of the following are required:

Subject Course Title Units Offered
Computer Information Systems 1001 Introduction To Computing I 1 Fall & Spring Semesters
Computer Information Systems 1011 Introduction To Computing II 1 Fall & Spring Semesters
Computer Information Systems 1501 Introduction To The Internet 1 Fall, Spring, Summer Semesters

Technical Support Courses - 3 Credit Hours Total

All of the following are required:

Subject Course Title Units Offered
Allied Health 1203 Medical Terminology 3 Fall, Spring, Summer Semesters

Technical Educations Courses - 28 Credit Hours Total

All of the following are required:

Subject Course Title Units Offered
Pharmacy Technology 1103 Introduction to Pharmacy 3 Fall Semesters
Pharmacy Technology 1013 Pharmacy Calculations 3 Fall Semesters
Pharmacy Technology 1104 Pharmacology I 4 Fall Semesters
Pharmacy Technology 1203 Community Pharmacy Practice w/Lab 3 Spring Semesters
Pharmacy Technology 1213 Institutional Pharmacy Practice w/Lab 3 Spring Semesters
Pharmacy Technology 1202 Aseptic Techniques & Compounding w/Lab 2 Spring Semesters
Pharmacy Technology 1204 Pharmacology II 4 Spring Semesters
Pharmacy Technology 2014 Clinical Externship 4 Summer Semesters
Pharmacy Technology 2012 Preparing for the Profession 2 Summer Semesters

37 Credit Hours Total

* Please note the externship course requires daily attendance in the clinical experience. Assignments are generally 7-8 hour shifts and may include morning, afternoon or evening hours.

Courses prerequisite to another class require a minimum grade of "C" in order to advance to the next course.