Pharmacy Technician

Overview

Approved By LWIA: 7
Last Re-Certification Date: 3/13/2019
Next Re-Certification Date: 3/28/2021

Program Description

This 240-hour blended (in class plus online work) Pharmacy Technician course will prepare you for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) exam. As a technician, you can work under the supervision of a registered pharmacist in hospitals, home infusion pharmacies, community pharmacies or other health care settings. Learn Federal law, medications, aseptic techniques, calculations and everyday pharmacy operations. Textbook, exam preparation materials and fees for one sitting of the PTCN exam included. Must be 18 years of age at time of enrollment.

Established in 2014

CIP: 51-2099 Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration, Other.

Training Program Type

Vocational

Provider Information

Program Contact Info

1200 W. Algonquin Road
Palatine, IL 60067
(847) 758-2372
1375 South Wolf Road
Prospect Heights, IL 60070
(847) 758-2372

Associated Job Families and Occupations

Certifying / Licensing / Registering Body

Quality Assurance

  • North Central Association
  • Illinois Community College Board
  • Pharmacy Technician Certification Board
  • Industry Standard: Licensed Pharmacy Technician

Education Information

Other

14 Weeks ( 240.00 Hours / 0.00 Credit Hours )

Tuition$930.00
Fees$925.00
Total Cost$1,855.00

Financial Aid

Application Procedure

Students in 'exploration' phase should call Diane Carter-Zubko at 847-758-2372. Those clients already approved to study at Harper should call Diane Tarver at 847-925-6757 to arrange for a Letter of Intent. More information about the program is available at https://ce.harpercollege.edu/search/publiccoursesearchdetails.do?method=load&courseid=202354. Must be 18 years of age at time of enrolment. The maximum tuition and fees amount approved for this occupation is $3,000.

Entry Requirements:

  • Math - Comfortable performing math calculations up through basic algebra
  • Language - Instruction is in English
  • Writing - English
  • Other - Participants must be at least 18 years of age at time of enrollment

Nondiscrimination, Equal Opportunity, and Disability Provisions Compliance Assurance

  • EEO Compliant: Yes
  • Disability Accomodation: Yes

Program Offerings

  • Part-Time Enrollment
  • Classroom Instruction
  • Night Classes
  • Online/E-Learning Instruction

Performance Data

Program: Pharmacy Technician

Overview

Approved By LWIA: 7
Last Re-Certification Date: 3/13/2019
Next Re-Certification Date: 3/28/2021

Program Description

This 240-hour blended (in class plus online work) Pharmacy Technician course will prepare you for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) exam. As a technician, you can work under the supervision of a registered pharmacist in hospitals, home infusion pharmacies, community pharmacies or other health care settings. Learn Federal law, medications, aseptic techniques, calculations and everyday pharmacy operations. Textbook, exam preparation materials and fees for one sitting of the PTCN exam included. Must be 18 years of age at time of enrollment.

Established in 2014

CIP: 51-2099 Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration, Other.

Provider Information

Program Contact Info

1200 W. Algonquin Road
Palatine, IL 60067
(847) 758-2372
1375 South Wolf Road
Prospect Heights, IL 60070
(847) 758-2372

Associated Job Families and Occupations

Certifying / Licensing / Registering Body

Quality Assurance

  • North Central Association
  • Illinois Community College Board
  • Pharmacy Technician Certification Board
  • Industry Standard: Licensed Pharmacy Technician

Education Information

Other

14 Weeks ( 240.00 Hours / 0.00 Credit Hours )

Tuition$930.00
Fees$925.00
Total Cost$1,855.00

Financial Aid

Application Procedure

Students in 'exploration' phase should call Diane Carter-Zubko at 847-758-2372. Those clients already approved to study at Harper should call Diane Tarver at 847-925-6757 to arrange for a Letter of Intent. More information about the program is available at https://ce.harpercollege.edu/search/publiccoursesearchdetails.do?method=load&courseid=202354. Must be 18 years of age at time of enrolment. The maximum tuition and fees amount approved for this occupation is $3,000.

Entry Requirements:

  • Math - Comfortable performing math calculations up through basic algebra
  • Language - Instruction is in English
  • Writing - English
  • Other - Participants must be at least 18 years of age at time of enrollment

Nondiscrimination, Equal Opportunity, and Disability Provisions Compliance Assurance

  • EEO Compliant: Yes
  • Disability Accomodation: Yes

Program Offerings

  • Part-Time Enrollment
  • Classroom Instruction
  • Night Classes
  • Online/E-Learning Instruction