Pharmacy Technician - Applied Technology Diploma (ATD)

1050 hOURS
35 WEEKS

PELL ELIGIBLE
Program # H170700
CIP # 0351.080507

 

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

Pharmacy Technicians usually work beside pharmacists – counting tablets, packaging medicine and processing insurance claims. Pharmacy technicians ensure medications are filled correctly in a specified window of time and require immense precision and detail. The Pharmacy Technician program prepares students for employment in only two semesters as Pharmacy Technicians in hospitals, clinics or retail pharmacies.

 

OCCUPATION DESCRIPTION:

Prepare medications according to prescription orders.

PRE-REGISTRATION COSTS:

Level 2 Screening                                               $ 50.00

5 Panel Drug Screen                                $ 25.00

PROGRAM STRUCTURE: 

The following table illustrates the PSAV program structure:

COURSE #

OCP

COURSE DESCRIPTION

HOURS

Resident Tuition

Non-Resident Tuition

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A

Basic Healthcare Worker

90

$250.00

$947.00

PTN0084

B

Pharmacy Technician 1

360

$998.00

$3,782.00

PTN0085

Pharmacy Technician 2

300

$831.00

$3,153.00

PTN0086

Pharmacy Technician 3

300

$831.00

$3,153.00

 

 

TOTAL

1050

$2,910.00

$11,035.00

 

Additional Costs:   

Resident

Non-Resident

Registration Fee

$10.00

$10.00

First Aid CPR Card

$10.00

$10.00

Approximate Books/Supplies

$545.00

$545.00

Approximate Uniform Fees

$300.00

$300.00

Approximate Total Program Cost:

$3,775.00

$11,900.00

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS:

AGE:                 18 years or older

DIPLOMA:         Standard High School Diploma or Equivalent

TABE (Level A):     MATH 11.0   LANGUAGE 10.0   READING 10.0 or meet other basic skill requirements

                        Level 2 Screening @WCSB; 5 panel drug screen

Industry Certification:            Pharmacy Technician, Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) - $129.00

Advisory Salary Range:             $20,000 - $30,000      

Florida Panhandle:                   $21,060 - $35,760

PH Average:                              $27,420                                  

State Average:                          $27,800                                              

National Average:                     $29,600          

 

 


Program Completion Rate: 100%  -    Program Placement Rate: 70%   -   Program Certification Pass Rate: 50%