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Estimated Tuition & Fees
$ 6,370
Based on Iowa residency, subject to change; does not include course level fees or books and supplies

Pharmacy Technician

Sioux City Campus

Program Description

This program will prepare students for an entry-level pharmacy technician positions in both institutional and community pharmacy setting. A pharmacy technician is an individual who, under the supervision of a pharmacist, assist in the day-to-day pharmacy operations that do not require the professional judgment of a pharmacist. Graduates are eligible to take the National Pharmacy Technician Certification Examination.


Stephanie Pencil, Program Coordinator, Ext. 2384 Room L314
Teri Peterson MSN, RN Division Chair of Allied Health, Ext 1421 Room L309

Required Classes

SDV 108 The College Experience 1
PHR 105 Introduction to Pharmacy Technology 3
PHR 135 Pharmacy Calculations and Compounding 3
PHR 941 Practicum 1
ADM 105 Introduction to Keyboarding 1
HSC 114 Medical Terminology 3
BIO 163 Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology 4
PHR 120 Pharmacology for Pharmacy Technician 3
PHR 140 Pharmacy Law 1
PHR 947 Practicum 2
HSC 245 Team Building 1
ADM 154 Business Communication 3
PHI 105 Introduction to Ethics 3
PSY 102 Human & Work Relations 3
PHR 932 Internship 3



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Visit at 4647 Stone Avenue, Sioux City, Iowa 51106
4647 Stone Avenue
Sioux City, Iowa 51106
Call 800.349.4649 or 712.274.6400