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Pharmacy Technician Certificate

It’s time for a healthy dose of success.

A career as a Pharmacy Technician has great implications for your future, with recent estimates provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics indicating that the need for qualified Pharmacy Technicians will grow by 20 percent in the next seven years. This program will immerse you into the ever-evolving field of health care and prescription management so you can take full advantage of this in-demand profession.

The Pharmacy Technician Certificate program at CSUB will fully prepare you for this dynamic and in-demand career, giving you the skills and hands-on training necessary for continued success.

At A Glance


24 CEUs

Average Completion Time

1 year

Total Cost (3 courses)



CSUB Campus



Admission Cycles

Fall and Spring semesters

Next Application Deadline

July 31, 2019

Admission Requirements

High school diploma or GED certificate
Pass a basic math skills test

Information Session - July 9th

Join program advisor Dr. Pat Person on campus July 9th at 6:30 p.m. for an information session covering all aspects of the Pharmacy Technician Certificate program – including program format and curriculum, career outlook and job placement information, program costs and payment plan information, and more! 

Date: Tuesday, July 9th
Location: CSUB Campus
Room: Dezember Leadership Center – Room 407 (campus map)
Time: 6:30 p.m. 
Parking: Free in lot G