The Pharmacy Technology Bridge is an accelerated diploma or associate degree program offered as an option for pharmacy technicians who have at least three years of experience in the industry in the last 10 years. The program is for technicians who wish to pursue an academic program comprised of general education courses as well as pharmacy technician basics.
The associate degree also offers options to students who plan to use the degree as the foundation for further education. The program strives to balance technical training and classroom instruction in order to gain the knowledge and skills necessary to meet the needs and goals established by the pharmacy profession.
The classes are online, with evening and weekend labs.
All applicants must complete the following requirements:
Once all admissions requirements have been met, submit a Satisfaction of Admissions Requirements application to an advisor to be considered eligible for the Pharmacy Technology (PHM) program. Email your filled clinical application to the Perry Health Sciences Campus admissions and academic advisors at [email protected]. The clinical application deadline is May 15 for Fall semester entry.
Admission into PHM classes is on a first-come, first-served basis.
Students must be accepted into the program to register for PHM courses.
*Information obtained from the criminal background checks and drug screenings could jeopardize a student's ability to participate in clinical experiences, complete the program and be certified, registered and employed as a pharmacy technician.
NOTE: Any student who has not met all requirements will not be allowed to attend clinical courses and cannot advance in the program.