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Locations Offered

    Contact Us

    Sandi Tschritter, CPhT, M.Ed.
    Sandi.Tschritter@scc.spokane.edu
    509-533-8199

    Office Location

    Building 9, Office 027
    SCC Campus

    Additional Application Requirements

    Program start: Fall (on campus, waitlist), Spring (online, waitlist)
    Pre-requisites: Yes
    Program length: 3 quarters
    Number of students each start: 25 on campus, 10 online
    Contact: Sandi Tschritter 509-533-8199
    Applications deadline: N/A
    Please note: Student must complete a background check among other prereqs, see website

    About

    Are you interested in the medical field? Do you want to work alongside pharmacists to help patients? A career as a pharmacy technician could be a good choice for you.

    In this accredited program, you’ll learn about drug products, calculations, dosages, dispensing techniques, inventory management, aseptic techniques, and Washington pharmacy law. You’ll study and develop different skills, work attitudes and ethics. You'll also develop proper work habits and appreciation for the job. Your training will include classroom instruction, laboratory practice and clinical pharmacy training.

    With this degree, you’ll be prepared to work in both community and hospital pharmacy settings.