The Pharmacy Technology program provides both technical instruction and skill development for the studnent to become gainfully employed in the field of pharmacy. Our curriculum combines classroom and experiential learning. This culminates in hands-on experience in a variety of clinical settings, such as hospitals, retail, mail-order, and specialty pharmacies.
By partnering with PioneerRx Pharmacy Software, our program allows students to learn in a real-world environment using the most installed software for independent pharmacies. Students enhance their clinical and functional skills by training in a pharmacy system that is innovative, robust, and feature-rich.
More information about this software is available at https://www.pioneerrx.com/Web/pharmacy-system
|Time Commitment||Full Time|
|Typical Program Length||12 Months|
Classes begin January, May, and September of each year.
Prospective Pharmacy Technology students must complete the entrance packet below. Please submit the completed packet to Student Support Specialist at TCAT Covington.
1600 Hwy 51 South
Covington, TN 38019
Prepare medications under the direction of a pharmacist. May measure, mix, count out, label, and record amounts and dosages of medications according to prescription orders.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 12,580
Current job openings per year: 1,170