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Pharmacy Technician

Quick Program Facts

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Program Description

You will learn the fundamentals of community pharmacy technician principles and procedures.

The clinical phase will give you hands-on experience in area pharmacies. 

After Finishing Our Program

If you are interested in taking the certification exam, visit The Texas State Board of Pharmacy for information about the exam and testing sites.

Eligibility Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Passing score on The Adult Basic Education (TABE) test, if applicable
  • Compliance with Texas State Board of Pharmacy regulations

Course List

Check course availability

Go to Course Sections Offered by Term in WebAdvisor and scroll down to Continuing Education Terms.

How to Apply

  1. Review the Information Session Presentation Slides (PDF)Listen.
    • Submit your certification of completion form.
  2. Gather the required supporting documents and scan them if applicable.
    • Copy of your high school diploma, GED, or high school equivalency
    • Copy of Social Security card
    • Submit a photo ID that matches first and last name on Social Security card
    • College transcript(s), official or unofficial, to provide proof of exemption from TSI
  3. Download, print, and fill out the application.
    • Application will be available March 23, 2021.
    • Online classes will begin in May 2021.
  4. Email your completed application & supporting documents to
  5. Register for class.



Trinity River Campus

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Fall & Spring Hours: Monday–Friday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Summer Hours: Monday–Thursday: 7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.

Updated December 07, 2020