Pharmacy Technician
Welcome to the Pharmacy Technician Department

Pharmacy technicians assist in the preparation and dispensing of medications. A combination of lecture, on-campus laboratory and clinical training prepares graduates for a variety of employment opportunities in community and hospital pharmacies.


The Pharmacy Technician Program conducted at Austin Community College, Austin, Texas is accredited by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (7272 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda, MD 20814; 301.657.3000; ) For more information please visit

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Department Announcements
Effective 7/24/15, Health Science will be suspending acceptance of all applications while we transition to a new system. We anticipate being able to begin accepting new applications for Spring semester and later starting on or around September 15. Please watch announcements for further information.
Posted: 07/24/2015 4:02 pm

Effective October 2006, Technician Trainees must register with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy. Details
Posted: 06/23/2015 08:15 am

Updates to the Pharmacy Technician Application have been made. Please review the website carefully.
Posted: 07/29/2014 10:06 am