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Two Pharmacists Pharmacy Technician Program

Application Process

Enrollment in the Pharmacy Technician program is subject to completion of the following requirements:

Admission to Chaffey College
2. High school graduation, pass the GED test, or pass the High School Proficiency Examination, or have associates degree or higher. International transcripts must have AERC, IERF, or approved agency evaluation.
Eligibility for MATH-410 as determined by the Chaffey assessment process, or successful completion of MATH-520.
Proof of High School or GED transcript turned in to Admissions and Records. We will not accept a diploma.


A. The college does not provide transportation to clinical facilities.
B. Students must demonstrate satisfactory physical and emotional health, as determined by health examination and proof of immunizations.
C. Students must possess a current cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certificate prior to clinical internship (PHARMT-482). Certificate may be the American Heart Association “Healthcare Provider with AED” or the American Red Cross “Professional Rescuer with AED.” The CPR card must be updated annually. Details about times and locations of CPR classes provided at information meetings.
D. To continue in the Pharmacy Technician program, students must earn satisfactory grades (minimum of “C” in graded courses; “CR” in pass/fail courses) in all Pharmacy Technician and other required courses.
E. Students with prior pharmacy technician education should contact the college Counseling Department to schedule a course evaluation.
F. Students are strongly advised to be able to accurately keyboard at a rate of 35 wam or higher.


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