This course will provide the student with the theory and basic knowledge of pharmacy information systems, regulatory, legal and ethical considerations, drug calculations, terminology and other skills necessary to a pharmacy technician's job performance in the State of Oklahoma. It will prepare the student to practice in the field under the supervision of a registered pharmacist. Students will prepare to sit for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam offered by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board. Course requires 16 hours of Job Preparation which includes, at instructor discretion, shadowing a pharmacist/pharmacy technician at local facility, participating in resume preparation, practicing interviewing skills and/or other functions that will prepare student to enter the workforce. Some content will be delivered online. There will be on-campus skills and theory portions as well. Students will meet the first class session for orientation and to receive the books. Additional meeting times to be determined by the instructor, typically on Tuesday or Thursday evenings.
All MNTC instruction and curriculum is provided in English unless specifically stated otherwise.
This course requires a score of 17 in the math section on the ACT, an Accuplacer math score of 71 or Nextgen math score of 250. Must be 18 years old to take the course. The Pharmacy Technician Certification Board requires a high school diploma or the equivalent educational diploma. Please see an advisor before enrollment. Must complete an OSBI background check prior to the field experience module.
As part of Moore Norman Technology Center's Pharmacy Technician Program, you will be required to practice your skills in facilities requiring background checks. Before you can be assigned to a hospital, clinic, or other facility for your clinical internship experience, you must have a background check . If student has been a resident of Oklahoma for less than one year, he or she must submit a national background check. Please contact program supervisor for further information. If your criminal history is positive, the facility will then review your personal criminal history background. Each facility has the right to accept or reject any student based on information shown in the criminal history background check. Moore Norman Technology Center cannot overrule the decision of the clinical or internship sites.
It is the policy of the technology center board of education that students who have paid tuition for adult programs be given full or partial refunds under conditions stated in established guidelines.
A 1098-T Tuition Statement provides documentation you may be able to use to apply for education tax credits when you file your tax return. If you decline to provide your Social Security Number, we will not be able to provide you with a 1098-T.
If you would like to receive a 1098-T form, please provide the name filed on your income taxes and social security number using the provided link. Forms can be delivered in person to either campus or mailed to the following address;
Moore Norman Technology Center
PO Box 4701
Norman, OK 73070
If you have questions please use one of the following options to contact our office:
- Phone: (405) 801-5090 or (405) 801-5091 and speak to a bursar representative
- In Person at Franklin Road: Click here for directions & business hours
If you fail to furnish your correct Social Security Number (SSN) to the requester, you are subject to a penalty of $50 to the IRS unless your failure is due to reasonable cause and not to willful neglect.
If the requester discloses or uses your Social Security Number (SSN) in violation of federal law, the requester may be subject to civil and criminal penalties.