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Career & Workforce Education

Career & Workforce Education

Pharmacy Technician - Basic

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Program Description

This program is designed to prepare students for a career in pharmacy. Upon successful completion of the required coursework students are eligible to apply for the State of California Pharmacy Technician licensure and are prepared to work in outpatient, inpatient, and home health care pharmacy settings. The curriculum is not aligned to transfer to a specific major at a four-year college or university.

Program Learning Outcomes
Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Work in various pharmacy settings
  • Acquire the fundamental pharmacy technician skills in an outpatient, inpatient, or home health care pharmacy setting
  • Apply ethics and growth related to the pharmacy technician profession

PHRMCTK 21 Retail Products for Pharmacy Clerks 3
PHRMCTK 23 Introduction to Pharmacy 2
PHRMCTK 29 Body Systems I 3
PHRMCTK 30 Body Systems II 3
PHRMCTK 31 Pharmacy Calculations 2
PHRMCTK 32 Pharmacy Operations 4.75
PHRMCTK 34 Community Pharmacy Externship 2.25

Total Units: 20

CTE Counselors

Online counseling only.
Schedule an appointment here: Cranium Cafe Link

Contact Us

Career & Workforce Education

Location: Collaboartive Studies Building (CSB) 107

Marla Uliana
Dean, Career & Workforce Education

Ana Iniguez
SFP Program Technician

Sophia Robles
SFP Specialist 
818-364-7600 ext 7114

Tracy Harkins
Health and Kinesiology Faculty
CE Faculty Liaison