Technical Certificate of Credit

The Pharmacist’s Assistant certificate is designed to provide students with short-term training to prepare them for entry-level employment in a variety of settings such as hospitals, retail pharmacies, nursing homes, medical clinics, etc. Students will receive didactic instruction and fundamental concepts and principles of receiving, storing, and dispensing medications.

Technical Certificate of Credit
Program Length 18 Credit Hours
Education Requirements High School graduate or GED recipient; Minimum Age: 18
Entrance Dates Every Semester
Offered HS/Dual Enrollment Only


Credit Hours

PHAR 1000 Pharmaceutical Calculations 4
PHAR 1010 Pharmacy Technology Fundamentals 5
PHAR 1020 Principles of Dispensing Medications 4
PHAR 1055 Pharmacy Assistant Practicum 5
PHAR 1050 Pharmacy Technology Practicum 5
  Total Hours 18