Pharmacy Technician

The Pharmacy Technician Certificate Program at Bucks County Community College is a comprehensive, 75-hour didactic course. It will prepare students to enter the pharmacy field in hospitals, home infusion pharmacies, and community pharmacies , working under the supervision of a registered Pharmacist.

Upon successful completion you will be prepared to take the national certification exam by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB).  The exam fee is not included in this course.  For more information, go to

Please browse our site for information on Pharmacy Technician duties & responsibilities and curriculum. If you have additional questions, please contact Janet Baker at 215-968-8353, Option 1.

Newtown Campus/ $2,205 (plus textbooks)
Textbooks:  The Pharmacy Technician 6th Edition 2013, 
                  by Perspective Press 
                  ISBN: 13: 978-1-6173-1487-2 
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                  Pharmacy Calculations 5th Edition 2013, 
                  by Mary F. Powers & Janet B. Wakelin
                  ISBN:  13: 978-1-6173-1420-9


Newtown Campus/WHPAH 0273 WB1/ $2,205 (plus textbooks)
13 Tues & 12 Thurs, 9/12 – 12/12, 6:30 – 9:30 pm (no class on 10/31 & 11/23)

To register call 215-968-8409, select option #1.  For more information, please contact Janet Baker, Director, Allied Health at 215-968-8324 or email