Pharmacy Technicians are sought-after professionals in pharmacies located in hospitals, drug stores, doctors’ offices and grocery stores. Most pharmacy employers seek applicants with a certification (CPhT) and many mandate it as a requirement. This course will provide you with the necessary knowledge and skills to pass the national Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam® (PTCE®). Licensure with the MA Board of Registration in Pharmacy is required after passing the exam. Employment is expected to increase by 12% from 2016 – 2026 with a 2018 median annual wage of $32,700 (Bureau of Labor Statistics Employment Projections).
Class: 72 hours
Externship at CVS Health: 120 hours