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Diploma in Pharmacy Technician

Canadian Imperial College

Canadian Imperial College

11525-23 Avenue NW
Edmonton, Alberta, T6J 4T3, Canada

  • Program Type Occupational
  • Credential Type Diploma
  • Length 1 Year or Less 1360 Hours (49 Weeks)
  • Part Time Only
  • Cooperative Education
  • Continuing Education
  • Distance Learning Available
Admission Requirements
Standard Admissions: Secondary school graduation or equivalent and 16 years of age or older. Alberta Grade 12 English Language and Mathematics or; Successful completion of the General Educational Development (GED) test that consists of five tests with a minimum score of 450 in each test. Mature Admissions: Mature applicants are at least 19 years of age and have been out of the full-time senior secondary study for at least one year. Mature applicants without English 12 can write the academic achievement testing (CAT 4) with a minimum of 60% score. Mature applicants without English 12 can provide proof of English Proficiency test with results. International Applicants: Applicants who are not national students who meet the guidelines established for international students studying in Canada by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC). All applicants must be high school graduates or equivalent. Students with out of country equivalencies, require equivalency assessments. Students with International transcripts must provide proof of the subject-specific requirements. Applicants from non-English speaking countries must have proof of English Proficiency test with results. Applicants with non-English documents must provide English translated and notarized documentation. Minimum English Proficiency Test Results: IELTS- International English Language Testing Service- Overall Band of 6. With nothing less than 5.5. CLB of 6. CELPIP: Canadian English Language Proficiency Index Program-Overall Band of 6. With nothing less than 6. CLB of 6. TOEFL (TOEFL iBT® and TOEFL® EssentialsT)-Overall score of 78. With nothing less than 19. CLB of 6. All applicants will be required to complete an admissions interview.

Distance Delivery Options

Combined (onsite and online)

Student Aid

This program is eligible for full-time post-secondary assistance by Alberta Student Aid for the funding year 2023/08/01 to 2024/07/31*.

  • Total Tuition $21,000.00
  • Total Books/Supplies/Other Fees $5,000.00

* Tuition and 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) Eligibility

Search Transfer Alberta for course and program transfer information including transfer agreements between post-secondary schools in Alberta, British Columbia, Northwest Territories, Nunavut and Yukon.

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

Updated February 07, 2023. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.

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