Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Course Description


PHT-100 - Intro to Pharmacy Practice (4 credits)
Prerequisite(s): PREREQUISITES: Acceptance into the Pharmacy Technician Program (PHT)
This course introduces students to the practice of pharmacy. Topics will include an overview of the profession, practice sites, drug distribution systems, technician responsibilities, quality assurance and quality improvement, drug information systems, effective communication and pharmaceutical calculations. There are required on-site visits to hospitals, homecare and retail pharmacies. This course requires a per credit health career fee; Check the tuition and fee schedule for the current rate.


Please visit CCAC Central e-Services for a
detailed course search, schedule and registration.