Pharmacy Technician Curriculum


First Year

Fall Semester

Course Code Course Name Credit Hours
BI240 Anatomy 4
AH160 Basic Medical Terminology 3
BT160 Microcomputer Applications 3
MT110 *Intermediate Algebra (or higher level) 3

Spring Semester

Course Code Course Name Credit Hours
BI242 **Physiology 4
PY121 General Psychology 3
EN101 *English 1 3
AH211 Medical Law & Ethics 3

Summer Semester

Course Code Course Name Credit Hours
BI100 *General Biology 5
BT240 Employment Strategies 1

Second Year

Fall Semester

Course Code Course Name Credit Hours
BT170 **Database Concepts 3
SP175 Speech 3
HI103/PL216 *American History to 1877 OR *National Government 3
CH107 Introductory to Chemistry 4

Spring Semester

Course Code Course Name Credit Hours
PM101 Pharmacy Calculations (1st 8 weeks) 3
PM105 Pharmacy Practice I (1st 8 weeks) 4
PM205 **Pharmacy Practice II (2nd 8 weeks) 4
PM220 ***Pharmacy Technician Internship (2nd 8 weeks) 4

 

  • Note: BI238 Anatomy and Physiology – the combined 8 credit hour course, can be taken in place of the separate BI240 Anatomy and BI242 Physiology
  • *Testing Required
  • **Pre-Requisite Required
  • ***Student must have “C” or above in all courses to be eligible for the internship as well as program advisor’s permission.
  • Dual credit/Transfer credit – This plan is designed for students with no dual or transfer credit. If you have taken courses at other colleges, you will need to provide official transcripts to NCMC.
  • Developmental Studies – This plan assumes that the student does not need to take Developmental Studies courses. Placement test scores determine whether or not the student will need to complete Developmental Studies courses. You can learn more about Developmental Studies courses in the NCMC Academic Catalog.

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NCMC Contact Information


kristi-cutsinger

 

Kristi Cutsinger, MBA

Program Coordinator of Health Sciences
North Central Missouri College
1301 Main Street
Trenton, MO 64683
(660) 357-6284
kcutsinger@mail.ncmissouri.edu