Pharmacy Technician

Pharmacy Technician program

The Pharmacy Technician program is designed to prepare individuals to support pharmacists by performing a wide range of practice-related duties for retail, hospital, compounding, long-term care, and mail-order and other pharmaceutical settings.

The Pharmacy Technician program partners with PioneerRX, the top pharmacy management system in the industry. PioneerRX enhances the curriculum with a hands-on approach to learning that simulates the functions and workflow of today's most innovative pharmacies. For more information, visit PioneerRx.

Cost Summary


Adult College Admission Fee


Annual High School Student Fee


Student Tuition and Fees
High school students are exempt from Student Tuition and Fees


Estimated Books and Materials *
While high school students are not required to purchase textbooks, they are required to purchase personal and consumable learning resources and materials


Certificate Processing Fee
Paid upon program completion

* NOTE: Textbook and material costs are based on Davis Tech’s bookstore prices at the time of publication and are subject to change. There are no charges associated with personal data collection and processes or verification of student identity.

Program Length
780 hours (9 months)
Main Campus
Open Enrollment, Year-Round pending program acceptance
Adult Application Dates:
Nov 4, 2019 - Nov 8, 2019
Jan 6, 2020 - Jan 10, 2020
Mar 2, 2020 - Mar 6, 2020
May 4, 2020 - May 8, 2020
High School Seniors
2019-2020 (At Capacity)
2020-2021 (Waitlist Available )

† Contact Gentry Phillips or Talana Kristensen for details. Please say in your email if you are an adult applicant or high school applicant because the processes are different.

Classroom Availability
8am - 11am Mo Tu We Th Fr
12pm - 3pm Mo Tu We Th Fr
Pell Grants
Davis Technical College Credentials
Davis Technical College Certificate of Program Completion
Industry Certifications
The Davis Tech Pharmacy Technician program provides students with the necessary skills to begin employment in their selected field. Students who complete their program will be prepared to take the tests for the following certifications:
Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT)
Placement Rates

NOTE: Placement data is represented as reported to the Council on Occupational Education in the most recent annual report.

Licensure Rates
Utah Wages
Low Median High
$13.43 $17.66 $23.29
Utah Job Outlook and Work Requirements
Pharmacy Technicians
High School
  1. Verify you meet program Admissions Requirements
  2. Complete the Davis Tech Admissions Application and New Student Orientation
  3. Pay the $45.00 fee to the cashier in Student Services
  4. Take the admissions assessment in the Davis Tech Assessment Center in Student Services
  5. Meet with an Enrollment Technician in Student Services
  6. Begin class