The Pasco-Hernando State College Pharmacy Technician Certificate program received a full three-year accreditation from the American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP) and The Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), in March. The ASHP and the ACPE accredits pharmacy residencies and pharmacy technician training programs for the pharmacy profession.
The PHSC Pharmacy Technician program is designed to prepare students to work as pharmacy technicians in retail and hospital settings under the direct supervision of a licensed pharmacist. The limited access program provides students an opportunity to earn a certificate in less than a year when attending full time. Students successfully completing this program are eligible to register with the Florida Board of Pharmacy and sit for the national pharmacy technician certification examination administered by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board.
For more information about the PHSC Pharmacy Technician program application and admission process, visit www.phsc.edu.
Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) serves the educational needs and interests of its community by awarding certificates, diplomas, associate and baccalaureate degrees. As a comprehensive, multicampus learning-centered institution, PHSC utilizes various instructional modalities and support services. PHSC provides an accessible, diverse teaching and learning environment rich with opportunities for students to achieve academic success and cultural growth in a global society.