Pharmacy Technician

You can earn your diploma in our Pharmacy Technician program

At Platt College, our Pharmacy Technician training program is designed to develop your interpersonal and pharmacy-relevant skills. Through a mix of lectures, lab and externship training, you can get hands-on experience while learning the science behind handling, storing and distributing drugs in a safe and efficient manner.

Pharmacy Technician Career Outlook

Employment of pharmacy technicians is projected to grow 20 percent from 2012 to 2022, faster than the average for all occupations. Several factors will lead to increased demand for prescription medications.

Upon completion of our Pharmacy Technician courses, you can be ready to apply for positions in hospitals, home healthcare and retail pharmacy settings. If you have an interest in starting a new career where you can serve the healthcare needs of the public, this Pharmacy Technician training program could be a good fit for you.

Our Pharmacy Technician courses consist of 800 clock hours, 43.50 quarter credit hours, and can be completed in approximately 10 ¼ months.

If you’re interested in enrolling in pharmacy tech programs in Oklahoma or if you would like more information about our program, contact us today.

*Offered at Platt Oklahoma City Central, Lawton and Tulsa campuses

Pharmacy Technician Career Outlook