The Pharmacy Management degree program is designed to provide students the basic skills and knowledge to work as a Pharmacy Technician and assume entry-level management responsibilities in a pharmacy. Upon successful completion of this program, graduates earn an Associate in Science degree and will be eligible to apply for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board Examination (CPhT).
Program graduates will be eligible to register with the Florida Board of Pharmacy to work as a Pharmacy Technician.
The Associate in Science (A.S.) degree in Pharmacy Management expands on the curriculum of the Pharmacy Technician Applied Technology Diploma to prepare students for careers as Pharmacy Technician Specialists. The program consists of 70 quarter hours of coursework of classroom, laboratory and clinical experiences.
Students can enroll directly into the A.S. degree program or transition from the Pharmacy Technician Diploma program. Graduates are prepared for entry level employment in hospitals, long term care facilities, drug stores, drug manufactures, wholesale drug houses and health maintenance organizations. All courses must be completed with a minimum “C” (2.5 out of 4.0) or higher grade.
Estimated Length of Study: 5 terms of 12 weeks each, 65 weeks including Term breaks (104 Quarter Hours)
*Books and materials are NOT included in the cost of tuition. Students must purchase their own uniforms.