Pharmacy Technician

Overview

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

Program Description

Prepare for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board exam through a blend of online and classroom sessions in this 50-hour course. Prepare to work under a registered pharmacist in a variety of settings as you learn medical/pharmacy terminology, dosage calculations, I.V. flow rates, drug compounding, dose conversions, prescription dispensing, inventory control, billing, and reimbursement. Students are eligible for an 80-hour clinical externship (background check/drug screening may be required). 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 ( 50.00 Hours / 0.00 Credit Hours )

Tuition$1,299.00
Fees$150.00
Total Cost$1,449.00

Financial Aid

Application Procedure

Client should contact Program Coordinator, Deanne Pawlisch, at 847-925-6853 or dpawlisc@harpercollege.edu for registration instructions. The maximum tuition and fees amount approved for this occupation is $3,000.

Entry Requirements:

  • HS Diploma/GED
  • Language - English
  • Writing - English
  • Prerequisites - Must be 18 years and older, must hold IL Drivers License, proof of residency

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

Prepare for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board exam through a blend of online and classroom sessions in this 50-hour course. Prepare to work under a registered pharmacist in a variety of settings as you learn medical/pharmacy terminology, dosage calculations, I.V. flow rates, drug compounding, dose conversions, prescription dispensing, inventory control, billing, and reimbursement. Students are eligible for an 80-hour clinical externship (background check/drug screening may be required). 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 ( 50.00 Hours / 0.00 Credit Hours )

Tuition$1,299.00
Fees$150.00
Total Cost$1,449.00

Financial Aid

Application Procedure

Client should contact Program Coordinator, Deanne Pawlisch, at 847-925-6853 or dpawlisc@harpercollege.edu for registration instructions. The maximum tuition and fees amount approved for this occupation is $3,000.

Entry Requirements:

  • HS Diploma/GED
  • Language - English
  • Writing - English
  • Prerequisites - Must be 18 years and older, must hold IL Drivers License, proof of residency

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