Pharmacy Technician Training Program Directory
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Malcolm X College
Pharmacy Technology Program
1900 W. Van Buren St. 3rd Flr. Room: 3524
Chicago, IL 60612
Code: IL-03
Accreditation Status: Accredited
Program Director: Douglas E. Taylor, Pharm.D., DPh
Phone: (312) 850-7385
Fax: (312) 850-7380
Technician Program Description
Program Information(hours: contact/credit)
    Didactic course work: 400/25
    Laboratory course work: 240/na
    Experiential training: 448/8
    Lecture class size: 35
    Laboratory class size: 12
    Spaces per entering class: 35
    Starting date(s): August (fall) each year
    Interview required : yes
    Class Scheduling: full-time, daytime
    Flexible scheduling allowed: yes
    Tuition costs: $72.00/credit hour
    Book/Supply costs: $680
    Lab/other fees: $200
    Application deadline(s) : June 1
    Uniform costs: $35
Special Program Features:
Hands-on skill development; computer experience, with complete prescription processing software for retail, health care, and hospital pharmacies; state-of-the-art lab simulated for retail and hospital pharmacy; financial aid; job placement; assistance with state registration; preparation for certification examination.
Acceptance Requirements:
High School diploma or GED certificate, successful completion of English/Math/Reading placement tests, college transcripts, three letters of recommendation and no felony crime conviction.
General Location Training Sites:
Chicagoland area and outlying Suburbs.
Special Requirements:
Evening and weekend rotations.
Experiential Training
Number and Types of Experiential Training Sites
    Community pharmacy: 60
    Home health care: 5
    Hospital: 20
    Managed care: 2
    Other: 2 Mail Order Pharmacy

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