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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 semester

Next Application Deadline

July 31, 2018

Admission Requirements

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

Information Session - July 12th

Join us Thursday, July 12th at 6:30 p.m. for a Pharmacy Technician Certificate program information session. You’ll have the opportunity to meet with program coordinator and adviser, Dr. Pat Person, as well as ask questions about the program and next steps.


Date: Thursday, July 12, 2018

Time: 6:30 p.m.

Location: Ming and H Pharmacy (map)
1717 Ming Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93304

Cost: Free – but you must RSVP!


Questions? Call us at (661) 654-2441 for more information.