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Pharmacy Technician Program

Pharmacy Technician Diploma Program

  1. Credits Required for Graduation: 36
  2. Program Description
    The Pharmacy Technician Diploma program is designed to prepare the student for entry level positions in careers working side by side with Pharmacists and Allied Health Professionals. The Diploma program prepares students to complete routine technical and clerical functions along with a fundamental understanding of federal and state laws. Careers as pharmacy technicians range from retail and industry related fields to hospital and other inpatient settings. This program will also prepare the student for the CTPB (Certified Technician Pharmacy Board) exam necessary for certification.
  3. Employment Opportunities:
    The ever-expanding healthcare system affords the pharmacy technician many employment opportunities. Among these opportunities are community/retail pharmacies, hospital pharmacies, cancer centers, home health care, infusion centers, mail order pharmacies, research and other industrial settings.

Pharmacy Technician - A.A.S. Degree

  1. Credits Required for Graduation: 68
  2. Program Description
    rx pharmacy symbol red button The Pharmacy Technician AAS degree program provides graduates with enhanced potential for upward progression in the field of pharmacy by providing the students with a general education component for a well-rounded knowledge foundation. The AAS degree also provides pharmacy practice applications in institutional settings and sterile product processing. The AAS degree program places an emphasis on pharmacy settings beyond retail including hospital, third party payers, and industry. Pharmacy Technician students with the AAS degree will find opportunities for advancement in the field of pharmacy including areas of supervision and/or management.
  3. Employment Opportunities:
    The ever-expanding healthcare system affords the pharmacy technician many employment opportunities. Among these opportunities are community/retail pharmacies, hospital pharmacies, cancer centers, home health care, infusion centers, mail order pharmacies, research and other industrial settings.

General Info

Hibbing Community College is a Community College located in Hibbing, Minnesota. It was founded in 1916, on July 1, 1996, Hibbing Community & Technical College was established through the consolidation of Hibbing Community College and Range Technical College,
  • The Mission of Hibbing Community College, a technical & community college, is to provide excellence in lifelong educational and career opportunities in a responsive learning environment.

Admission Requirements

Hibbing Community College is committed to open admissions with the following requirements:
  1. The basic requirement of a high school diploma or GED certificate.
  2. A person who has neither a high school diploma nor a GED certificate may be admitted if, at the discretion of the college, that person demonstrates potential for being a successful college student.
  3. Admission to HCC does not guarantee admission to college-level courses or a specific program.

Accreditation

Accredited by American Society of Health System Pharmacists

Academic Degree

  • Pharmacy Technician Diploma
  • Pharmacy Technician - A.A.S Degree

Address

Hibbing Community College
1515 East 25th Street
Hibbing, MN 55746

Voice +1.218.262.7200
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