New York Pharmacy Technician State Requirements - Board of Pharmacy FAQs state the following requirements for becoming a pharmacy technician:
-New York currently does not regulate pharmacy technicians, they are termed unlicensed assistants
-The pharmacist to unlicensed assistant ration is 1:2
-I recommend obtaining a national certification (PTCB or ExCPT) and/or completing a technician program in order to be competitive
Online/Correspondence Pharmacy Technician Training Programs – Scroll down to see Campus Based Schools for this State.
A very good online training option at a reasonable price, click here to review the details about this program.
Ultimate Medical Academy Online
At Ultimate Medical Academy (UMA) we specialize in healthcare education in a supportive atmosphere that promotes student success. We educate future allied health professionals through our online classroom and at our campuses in Clearwater and Tampa, Florida. Since 1994, UMA has educated thousands of students for careers in the healthcare industry.
Pharmacy Technician Training Live Programs (campus based school)
ASA College specializes in offering a superior value in higher education, with programs that balance traditional academic preparation with professional training and hands-on experience. 80% of Graduating Students get into the career field of their choice and many go on to advanced degrees!
-Albany College of Pharmacy, Albany
-ASA Institute of Business and Computer Technology, Brooklyn
-CUNY Bronx Community College, Bronx
-Long Island University-Brooklyn Campus, Brooklyn
-University at Buffalo, Buffalo