Pharmacy Technician

Time Commitment

  • Approximately 124 hrs online work
  • 10 hours of on campus checkpoints
    • Omaha: in-person

Requirements To Enroll 

  • Students must be registered by DHHS as a Pharmacy Technician.
  • Be at least 18 years old
  • High School Graduate or GED equivalent
  • Never been convicted of any non-alcohol, drug-related misdemeanor or felony
How to Enroll
Tuition & Testing
  • Paid in Full: $750
  • Includes tuition, online study materials, practice test, exam application, one state exam
  • Payment Plan - $800
    • $410 (1st payment) is due at the time of registration
    • $175 (2nd payment) is due by the end of 2nd week of class
    • $115 (3rd payment) is due by the 5th week of class
    • $100 (4th payment) is due by the 8th week of class

Additional Fees

  • Drug test - $45 through Arcpoint Labs (info given during class)
    • Any registration or background check fees through DHHS

    Course Materials

    • Curriculum created by National Healthcareer Association, CHI Heath and Quality Career Pathways
    • Approved by Nebraska Board of Pharmacy
    • ExCPT exam administered by National Heathcareer Association (Accepted in all states that require national certification)

    Coursework Evaluation

    • Self-reported measure of confidence within each lesson
    • 80% or above required on all summative end of lesson quizzes
    • In class reviews – remediation if necessary


    • One ExCPT exam fee is included in tuition.  Students will self-register to take the exam.