This program is offered in Albuquerque, NM; Phoenix, AZ; Tempe, AZ; and Tucson, AZ.
Welcome to the Brookline College Pharmacy Technician Diploma Program. Congratulations on the decision to explore Pharmacy Technician as your new career path with a pharmacy technology diploma! Pharmacy technicians are vital to the healthcare process as they work hand-in-hand with licensed Pharmacists to help fill and dispense prescriptions, within the Technician’s scope of practice.
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What will you learn at Brookline?
The pharmacy technician certification program provides training for entry-level positions to effectively function in the role of a pharmacy technician in a hospital, pharmacy, mail order pharmacy, and other health care environments. For detailed program information, click here. Your pharmacy technician course of study includes: primary healthcare concepts, pharmacology, pharmacy technology and pharmacy operations, among other courses. Click here to view our catalog.
Additionally, our program includes an externship where you will have the opportunity to act as a pharmacy technician first hand, working closely with patients, pharmacy technicians and other healthcare personnel.
Upon graduation, you will have the foundation to contribute to your employer in the areas of:
Basic Healthcare Concepts
Starting your Career!
Graduates will have the opportunity to use their pharmacy technology education, skills and knowledge in such areas as pharmacology, pharmacy technology, office procedures, operations, pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics. Graduates will also be prepared to take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam (PTCE) which is a national certification needed to complete licensure. Plus, Brookline College will reimburse graduates the exam costs with a passing grade!
According to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics this field is expected to grow about 32% between 2010 and 2020, which is much faster than average. This translates into an employment change of 108,300 jobs!*
Additionally, our dedicated career services department as well as our network in the local community will ensure that you receive every available opportunity to interview for and attain the right job after earning your pharmacy technician certification.
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