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Pharmacy Technology Certificate - Program Admission

Program Admission

Before being admitted to the program, students must meet with the program director by contacting Susi Schmidt at or calling (520) 206-2176

NOTE: Some PHT courses have reading and/or math prerequisites. Before beginning PHT coursework, students will need to have either completed reading 091 (or higher) and math 092 (or higher); or met course prerequisite requirements through assessment (i.e. assessment score at the REA 112 level or higher, or Math assessment score at MAT 097 or higher).  

Eligibility for Licensure and Clinical Practice

Prospective students with a criminal background should contact the Arizona State Board of Pharmacy ( to learn if they are eligible to obtain licensure before enrolling in the program. They also may not be permitted in a clinical practice setting, depending on the rules and regulations of each particular site.