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Pharmacy Technician

Robertson College - Calgary NW

Robertson College - Calgary NW

www.robertsoncollege.com
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417 - 14th Street NW
Calgary, Alberta, T2N2A1, Canada

  • Program Type Occupational
  • Credential Type Diploma
  • Length 1 Year or Less 1090 Hours (40 Weeks)
  • Part Time Only
  • Cooperative Education
  • Continuing Education
  • Distance Learning
Admission Requirements
Standard Admission Students must meet the following criteria: 1. Alberta high school diploma (or non Alberta equivalent) verified by transcript, with a passing mark (60%) in Biology 30, Chemistry 30, Math 30-1 or 30-2, and English 30-1 or 30-2. 2. Applicants must provide documentation of one of the following as evidence of language proficiency: a) Language proficiency test results that must meet the NAPRA Language Proficiency Requirements for Licensure as a Pharmacy Technician in Canada; OR b) Graduation from a high school in Canada with three (3) consecutive, first language English or French courses/credits; OR c) Graduation from a College d'enseignement et professional (CEGEP) in Quebec with three (3) consecutive, first language English or French courses/credits; OR d) An undergraduate degree from a University in Canada, whose instruction was provided in English or French. 3. 30 words per minute on a keyboarding assessment. 4. Successful interview with school administration. 5. Submission of a criminal record check. 6. Immunizations. Mature Admission Students must meet ALL of the following criteria: 1. Must be at least 19 years of age. 2. Out of high school for one year. 3. Credits towards an Alberta high school diploma, verified by transcript (or non Alberta equivalent) with a passing mark (60%) in Biology 30, Chemistry 30, Math 30-1 or 30-2, and English 30-1 or 30-2. 4. Applicants must provide documentation of one of the following as evidence of language proficiency: a) Language proficiency test results that must meet the NAPRA Language Proficiency Requirements for Licensure as a Pharmacy Technician in Canada; OR b) Graduation from a high school in Canada with three (3) consecutive, first language English or French courses/credits; OR c) Graduation from a College d'enseignement et professional (CEGEP) in Quebec with three (3) consecutive, first language English or French courses/credits; OR d) An undergraduate degree from a University in Canada, whose instruction was provided in English or French 5. 30 words per minute on a keyboarding assessment. 6. Successful interview with school administration. 7. Submission of a criminal record check. 8. Immunizations.

Student Aid

This program is eligible for full-time post-secondary assistance by Student Aid Alberta for the funding year 2017/08/01 to 2018/07/31*.

  • Tuition $17,995.00 Year One
  • Books/Supplies/Instruments N/A Year One

* Tuition, books, supplies, instruments, and other/mandatory fees are provided to Alberta Student Aid and may be used when processing full-time post-secondary funding applications. The educational costs provided are based on a 100% full-course load and may not reflect current or all educational costs charged by the school. Contact the school to obtain accurate educational cost information.

Transfer(s) Elegibility

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Transfer(s) available outside of Transfer Alberta: Not available

Updated April 10, 2017. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.

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