Program Facts

Learn to help pharmacists fill prescriptions by compounding pills, ointments, IV solutions and more.

Prepare for career opportunities in retail, mail-order, hospital and long-term care settings, pharmacy benefits management and more

Complete your diploma in as few as six months of study.*

Program Overview

Medication can change lives. By training for a career as a pharmacy technician, you can learn to help people gain access to the treatment they need to feel better. Pharmacy technicians assist the pharmacist with the day-to-day work flow of the pharmacy.
Concorde Career Institute in Miramar offers as six-month diploma program that can prepare you for retail or institutional jobs with advanced skills to help you stand out in the job market.

Our program teaches pharmaceutical calculations for different patient populations, such as pediatric patients, cancer patients, and patients requiring medications for their daily well-being.

Pharmacy Technician Curriculum

This diploma program combines foundational knowledge of medical terminology, pharmacology, pharmacy law, pharmaceutical calculations, administration procedures, and more.

It includes hands-on training in sterile and non-sterile compounding in our labs, plus an externshipᶛ to help you gain real-world experience.

  • Introduction to Pharmacy Practice
  • Pharmacology I and II
  • Compounding and Aseptic Techniques
  • Career Path Success
  • Externship

ᶛ Externships are a non-paid in-person learning experience, whose length and location may be subject to change. Concorde does not guarantee externship placement, graduation, post-externship employment or salary outcomes.

 

*Program length may be subject to change dependent on transfer credits and course load. Please refer to current course catalog for more information. Concorde does not guarantee admittance, graduation, subsequent employment or salary amount.