Who Should Enroll?
UTC’s Pharmacy Technician Academy is suited for any individual wanting to work in the healthcare field. If you enjoy serving others and interacting with patients, but are not interested in clinical work, becoming a pharmacy tech may be a great option for you.
Our fast-paced program requires dedication and attentiveness to see the full benefits.
Students who want or need patient care hours are strongly encouraged to enroll.
Do I Need Prior Work Experience?
You do not need any prior work experience to participate in CPE’s Pharmacy Technician Academy. The pharmacy technician program is designed for all experience levels.
Are There Any Prerequisites?
There are no prerequisites or pharmacy tech experience requirements to enroll in the Pharmacy Technician Academy.
However, to participate in the optional externship, pharmacy technician students must be at least 18 years old and be willing to submit to a background check and drug screening as well as provide immunization records. Certification exams require pharmacy technician students to be at least 18 years old with at least a GED or high school diploma.