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.
Career Step, a leading online school, focuses on helping students quickly gain the career skills they need to succeed in rapidly growing industries. With 20 years of experience, the school has trained over 70,000 students in the United States and internationally and offers programs in the allied health, administrative services, and technology industries. Career Step’s training programs are offered entirely online, and the school is committed to helping each enrolling student graduate and successfully transition to a rewarding career.
Career Step training offers you the following benefits:
- Affordably priced programs that prepare you to earn a good living
- Flexible online training that lets you learn on your schedule
- One-on-one instructor access throughout the course
- Graduate resources to help you turn your education into a job
Allied American University
Allied American University is a leading, nationally accredited online institution that offers several flexible certificate programs designed to help students gain the knowledge and skills necessary to obtain a career in the medical field. Allied Health Department’s certificate programs prepare students for real-world medical positions by teaching specific job functions for each program. AAU offers healthcare certificate programs in Medical Billing, Medical Coding, Medical Administrative Assisting, and Pharmacy Technician.
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