Are you interested in math, anatomy, physiology and health care? Would you like to find a career that combines these interests? Then pharmacy technology may interest you.
Pharmacy Technology programs can prepare you to be a pharmacy technician, who works under the supervision of a pharmacist to help distribute prescription medications to customers and health professionals. Pharmacy technicians are detail-oriented individuals with excellent people and organizational skills. They work in pharmacies, hospitals, clinics, pharmaceutical companies and more.
This guide walks you through everything you need to know about pharmacy technology and how to become a pharmacy technician in California, including:
- Job growth
- Required skills
- Licensure requirements
- Certification information
- Education programs and coursework