Pharmacy Technician
Pharmacy Technician Frequently Asked Questions

Below, you’ll find a list of commonly asked questions about the Pharmacy Technician Program at North-West College:

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"I came to North West College Riverside campus not knowing what I wanted to do in life. I learned to have compassion and understand the patients. I have a job now as a medical assistant and all I could say is I'm very grateful that I attended this college."
Elizabeth V. Ruiz, Medical Assistant
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"I developed great self-esteem working with the staff and instructors of North-West College. They helped me so much I was able to move back to my home state and was employed by the first employer I submitted my application with. Thank you so much for the learning experience that I received from your school!"
Diantha Polley, Medical Assistant
"Thanks to North-West College, I’ve had the opportunity to acquire skills that I needed to be successful! Thanks North-West!"
Gabrielle Maria Romero

How do I become a Pharmacy Technician?

While not all states require Pharmacy Technicians to have completed specific education, most states do require training and certification for Pharmacy Technicians. Choosing North-West College’s (NWC) accredited Pharmacy Technician Program can equip you with the skills you need to succeed in the health care field. All of our programs at NWC include hands-on practice in our labs as well as a clinical externship, allowing you to put your newfound knowledge into practice in a real-world setting. This helpful combination means you can hit the ground running when you enter the World of Work!

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