Pharmacy Technician

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Program Description

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Course Description

This 600-hour program will prepare students for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) Exam.

This is a 2-part program.  Students are allowed 4 months to complete each part.  This program includes an externship with Walgreens or CVS/pharmacy.

Pharmacy Technician Fact Sheet


  • Students must reside in North Carolina and provide proof of residency
  • HS Diploma, GED or unofficial college transcripts
  • Students enrolling in this program will be required to complete a background check and drug screening through Career Step


**For the month of November only, all who enroll in any Career Step course will receive a $50 gift card**

The November enrollment deadline is:  11/15/21.

Part I: $180.00 (books are included)

Part II: $180.00 (books are included)

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Books are included

Upcoming Courses

Classes begin on the 20th of each month with the exception of December. We do not offer a class in December.

Registration Options

The November enrollment deadline is:  11/15/21

By Phone: 704-290-5100

In Person: Visit any of our campus locations



For more information, contact:

Navigate@spcc.edu, 704-290-5100

Employment Opportunities

Graduates should qualify for a variety of jobs in retail pharmacy, compounding pharmacy, hospitals, nursing homes, assisted living facilities, mental health facilities, mail-order pharmacy.

Educational Opportunities

  • Pharmacy Tech  – 4 Months to Complete 

Contact Information

To learn more or to register, contact:

Navigate@spcc.edu, 704-290-5100