Pharmacy Technician

What is a Pharmacy Technician?

Prepare to sit for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam.  Learn state and federal drug laws and regulations, pharmaceutical abbreviations, measurements and calculations, drug forms and administration, prescription reading, pharmacy practices, preparation, and basic drug knowledge.

Pharmacy technician in front of pharmacy lab

Why choose Pharmacy Technician at MCC?

  • Convenient location
  • Short term training to get you into the workforce quickly
  • Instruction by local instructor
  • Small class size
  • Employment opportunities include positions in retail pharmacy settings, independent pharmacy settings, managed care facilities, and some government agencies.

Pharmacy Technician Career Stats

Median average pay is $35,000 and the projected growth rate is 16%. (O*NET Online)

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