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Pharmacy Assistant

Canadian Health & Business College

Canadian Health & Business College

208, 1212 1 Street SE
Calgary, Alberta, T2G 2H8, Canada

  • Program Type Occupational
  • Credential Type Certificate
  • Length 2 Years 1080 Hours (54 Weeks)
  • Part Time Only
  • Cooperative Education
  • Continuing Education
  • Distance Learning Available
Admission Requirements
Standard Admission Students must meet the following criteria: - Alberta high school diploma verified by transcript with 50% or better in Grade 12 English and Grade 12 Mathematics, or non-Alberta equivalent - Successful interview with the Admissions Advisor OR - Successful completion of the General Equivalency Diploma (G.E.D.) with a standard score of 450 or better in English and Mathematics - Successful interview with the Admissions Advisor Mature Admission Students must meet the following criteria: - Be at least 18 years of age prior to admission - Successful test result on Wonderlic exam - Successful interview with the Admissions Advisor Pre-practicum Requirement - Current Police Information Check (PIC) with a Vulnerable Sector Search - Complete Immunization Record - CPR and First Aid certificates English Requirement If first language is not English, must demonstrate English language proficiency requirements for more details, or must present one of the following: - IELTS (International English Language Testing System) Academic with a minimum overall band score of 6.0 - Canadian Language Benchmark with score of not less than 7 - CELPIP general assessment at CLB Level 7 must be achieved in all areas

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 2024/08/01 to 2025/07/31*.

  • Total Tuition $22,000.00
  • Total Books/Supplies/Other Fees N/A

* 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 October 20, 2023. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.

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