Monrovia Community Adult School
Pharmacy Technician Program 2015-2016
FEE: $1200.00 (Cash, Check or Credit Card) Paid in Full upon Enrollment or pay $600 in two payments. (MCAS does not offer financial aid)
DAYS/HOURS: Hybrid Program: 10-20 hours of online and home study are required each week. Class will meet for 18 weeks on SATURDAYS 8:00am-2:00pm.
Students will be required to complete 200 hours of practical experience through an internship program for completion of the full program.
1. Must pass basic entrance exam.
2. Must be a high school graduate or posses a general education development (GED) certificate.
3. Students should be 18 years old by the completion of the program.
The Pharmacy Technician’s Pocket Drug Reference by Apha ISBN-13: 978-158212267 –Fees approx $24.00
The Pharmacy Technician (American Pharmacist Association Basic Pharmacy & Pharmacology) - ISBN: 161731070-0 Fees approx. $75.00
Students will be required to purchase a white pharmacy smock – Fees approx. $20
COURSE DESCRIPTION: The Pharmacy Technician Program will address Basic Pharmacology, Pharmacy Calculations, Deciphering and Filling Medication Orders, Reconstitution of Medications, Medical Terminology, Basic Anatomy and Physiology, and Pharmacy Operations.