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Pharmacy Technician - Retail - Occupational Skills Award

Available on Campus Campus

The Retail Pharmacy Technician OSA is a fast-track training program that prepares the student for entry-level employment in Retail Pharmacy settings. During the first 8 weeks of the 13 week training, the student attends lecture and lab. The remaining 5 weeks consists of 160 hours of clinical practicum in a retail pharmacy and reviewing for the national pharmacy technician certification exam.


Prerequisite Courses

Year 1

Semester 1
PHRA 1309 Pharmaceutical Mathematics I 3
PHRA 1413 Community Pharmacy Practice 4
PHRA 1243 Pharmacy Technician Certification Review 2
PHRA 1260 Clinical - Pharmacy Technician/Assistant 2
PHRA 1305 Drug Classification 3
Semester 2
Semester 3

Year 2

Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 3
Total Credits 14

Marketable Skills

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