Pharmacy Technician Program
Would you like to be working in the healthcare field within about a year? Do you want to enjoy an education that will allow you to pursue a successful career? Is job security important to you? If you answered yes to any of the above questions, look no further! At Hawaii Medical College, our Pharmacy Technician Program provides you with the tools to become a Pharmacy Tech within 15 months.
Pharmacy Technicians assist pharmacists in providing medications, drug information and healthcare products to patients. As a Certified Pharmacy Technician, you will receive, verify and prepare patient medications. If you want more information about applying or just have questions about this program, please click HERE.
Opportunities for Pharmacy Technicians
A career as a pharmacy technician is proving to be a wise choice in today's economy. As the demand for pharmacy technicians continues to grow, certification is expected to play an increasingly more important role in assuring the public of safe, accurate and efficient patient care and service. In fact, many national pharmacy chains including Walgreens, CVS/Pharmacy, and Target Pharmacy currently recognize the importance of PTCB certification and even pay for the examination fee. Pharmacy Technicians who earn this credential often benefit from increased job opportunities, such as a larger salary, expanded responsibilities and greater job security.