2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    Oct 22, 2020  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog

Pharmacy Technician, Diploma

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Southeast Tech’s Pharmacy Technician program educates and trains students for positions in hospitals, retail pharmacies, and other medical facilities working as pharmacy technicians assisting registered pharmacists in all aspects of prescription dispensing.

Pharmacy technicians fill orders for unit doses and prepackages pharmaceuticals and perform other related duties under the supervision and direction of a pharmacy supervisor of staff pharmacist. Pharmacy technician duties include keeping records of drugs delivered to the pharmacy, storing incoming merchandise in proper locations and informing the supervisor of stock needs and shortages. Technicians may also clean equipment used in the performance of duties and assist in the care and maintenance of equipment and supplies. People entering this field will find excellent employment opportunities.

Background checks and drug screenings are required for this program. Please see Academic Handbook for the Health & Human Services Programs  for additional/adjusted rules, regulations and policies regarding your program.

Note: This degree is a Bring Your Own Laptop (BYOL) program, meaning you can purchase a laptop on your own or from the Southeast Tech Support Center.  

Program Curriculum - Total Credits: 33

Spring Semester

Satisfactory completion of the above classes is required to take the following:

Additional Information

*Satisfactory completion of all required course work and approval of Program Chair. Requirements: Achievement of a “C” or better for all PHRM courses.

Students entering a program in any semester other than outlined may not graduate in the expected amount of time.

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