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Why choose Chaffey College Pharmacy Technology?

The Chaffey College Pharmacy Technician Program has all of the tools and equipment typically found in hospitals and retail pharmacies. In addition, Chaffey's state-of-the-art equipment enables students to learn the many facets of pharmacy including compounding and dispensing. Chaffey College is the place to learn modern pharmacy techniques and patient care skills.

The Chaffey College Health Center affiliates have enabled the Pharmacy Technician Program to offer broadest professional career exposure.

How do I get started?

First make an appointment to see a Chaffey College Advisement Center counselor and sign up for the pre-requisites. The following should be completed for an application to be considered for admission:
  • Possession of a high school diploma or have a GED, and official transcripts
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.0
  • Previous college transcripts (if attended)
A copy of the current admissions criteria may be obtained in the Advisement Center.

What are the co-requisites?

HS 405 Computer Applications for Health Sciences
PT 400 Introduction to Pharmacy Technician
Eligibility for ENG/ESL 450 by assessment Eligibility for MATH 410 by assessment The total units for the program are 22-27.

How long will it take to complete the program?

The Chaffey College Pharmacy Technician Program consists of 2 semesters of full time study or arranged by program coordinator.

What if I want to transfer to a four-year college or university?

The Chaffey College Pharmacy Technician Program provides high quality, intensive pharmacy technician education. Students who wish to continue their education may transfer to a four-year college or university. Students should contact the school to find out which units will be transferred.

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