Pharmacy Technician

Pharmacy Tech - Wisconsin Technical Colleges

Pharmacy Technicians are individuals educated and trained to assist registered pharmacists in institutional and community pharmacies. Pharmacy technicians perform many tasks in the pharmacy, including record keeping, preparation of medications, and distribution and delivery of medications. Students who successfully complete the one-year program will receive a vocational diploma. They will be able to perform the tasks necessary for employment in institutional and community pharmacies.

Shared programs expand access to programs that are in high demand both by students and employers. Two or more colleges entering into a formal agreement that identifies which courses/labs will be offered at the individual colleges. In some cases students may be asked to attend a college outside of their current district. Check with the colleges listed for more details.

Program Name: 
Pharmacy Technician
Program Number: 
31-536-1
Type of Degree/Diploma: 
Technical Diploma
Offered as a Shared Program at These Colleges: 
(shared with Lakeshore Technical College)
(shared with Lakeshore Technical College)
(shared with Lakeshore Technical College)
(shared with Lakeshore Technical College)
(shared with Lakeshore Technical College)
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  • Program is part of a stackable pathway at this college. Click icon for career pathways rep.
  • Program transfers from this college to other institutions.* Click icon for college transfer info.
  • Program can be completed entirely online at this college.
*It is strongly recommended you secure the agreement with the institution you intend to transfer to.

Employment Snapshot

Median Salary Six Months After Graduation: 
$32,487