Learn How to Become a Successful Pharmacy Technician

Posted on 5/8/2017 9:11:00 AM

The demand for pharmacy technicians is projected to grow by 9 percent by 2024, making this an excellent field to explore. Pharmacy technicians help pharmacists formulate, label, and dispense medications at community or institutional facilities.

Be a career-ready pharmacy technician in three months at IUPIn partnership with Career Step, IUP is offering an online, noncredit certificate program that prepares you to sit for national certification as a pharmacy technician immediately upon graduation. This program can be completed in 600 hours.

As part of your curricluum, you will receive a hands-on lab experience as well as an externship at a community pharmacy such as Walgreens or CVS Pharmacy.

Learn more at Career Step—choose the Pharmacy Technician link.