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Associate in Pharmacy Technician

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A growing senior population has increased the need for qualified, skilled pharmacy technicians to assist pharmacists in accurately dispensing the prescriptions that protect and save lives. Eagle Gate College’s Pharmacy Technician Program will give you the education you need to begin your career with confidence. As a graduate with a Pharmacy Technician Degree, you can choose to work in a variety of healthcare settings such as pharmacies, clinics, and hospitals. With an average time of completion of only 18 months, you’ll quickly complete your Pharmacy Tech training and get into an in-demand career where you can utilize your Pharmacy Technician Degree on a daily basis. Just how in-demand are pharmacy technicians?

The Utah Occupational Long-Term Projections forecast that pharmacy technicians will be among the fastest growing careers through 2022, with a projected total job growth of 30% or 4,110 jobs (Utah Department of Workforce Services Occupational Information, 2016).

To learn more about our school or to enroll in our career-focused Pharmacy Tech Program, contact us today. Pharmacy Technician courses are available at our Murray, Utah campus, conveniently located just minutes from downtown Salt Lake City.

Pharmacy Technician graduates are trained in:

  • Understanding drugs and their uses
  • Calculating and dispensing medication
  • Client education
  • Ethics and customer service

Average Pharmacy Technician program length:

  • Associate of Science Degree in Pharmacy Technician – 18 months

Job Titles for Pharmacy Technician associate degree Graduates:

  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Registered Pharmacist Assistant

Campus:

  • Murray, Utah Campus