Cerritos College offers a Pharmacy Technician Training Program.
$20.04 Median Hourly Rate in Los Angeles, Orange County and Inland Empire area
The certificate program requires 31 units for certification and takes 3 to 4 semesters to complete for full-time students.
The A.A. requires 60 semester units.
Successful completion of the pharmacy technician program qualifies students to apply for a Pharmacy Technician License. California Licensed Pharmacy Technicians can obtain a Pharmacy Technician job in the State of California. For all other states please refer to the appropriate State Boards of Pharmacy for licensure requirements and or job qualifications.
Our pharmacy program utilizes the industry leading pharmacy software PioneerRx. PioneerRx enhances the learning experience for our students by allowing them to simulate the functions and workflow processes associated in day to day pharmacy operations. To learn more about PioneerRx visit their webpage.
Questions? Contact the Pharmacy Technology Department