Downtown Milwaukee Campus
This two-semester program provides the skills and knowledge needed to be a pharmacy technician in a variety of practice settings. Pharmacy technicians work under the supervision of a pharmacist in the delivery of pharmaceutical care. During the clinical courses, you will acquire experience in both community and institutional pharmacies. Graduates are prepared to take the PTCB Certification Exam. This program may be taken on a part-time basis. All graduates must be 18 years of age or older.
Career Outlook: Due to the evolving role of the pharmacy technician and the aging population, there is a need for trained pharmacy technicians.
Program Code: 31-536-1
Start Dates: August/January
This program does not have a waitlist. Students are admitted through a petition process. Please read all information through the links on the left.
A criterion considered in the petition process is verification of student residency.
Students selected via the petition process are chosen based on MATC district residency, then Wisconsin nondistrict residency, followed by nonresidents, unless otherwise stated.
Detailed Program Information:
Fall 2014 – Spring 2015 Course Requirements