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Pharmacy Technician

at Anoka-Ramsey Community College

Program Details

  • Award: Certificate
  • Credits: 27
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.

About this Program

Pharmacy technicians help licensed pharmacists prepare prescription medications, provide customer service, and perform administrative duties within a pharmacy setting. Pharmacy technicians generally are responsible for receiving prescription requests, counting tablets, and labeling bottles. They may perform administrative functions such as answering phones, stocking shelves, and operating cash registers.

Program Locations

  • Anoka-Ramsey Community College, Cambridge 55008

Labor Market Information

  • College Health Specialties Teachers

  • Median wage: $74,801/year-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
  • Pharmacy Technicians

  • Median wage: $15.22/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
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Anoka-Ramsey Community College
Anoka-Ramsey Community College
11200 Mississippi Blvd. N.W. Coon Rapids, MN 55433 Toll-Free: (866) 433-5590 Local: (763) 433-1300 TTY: (763) 433-1450 Email: