Pharmacy Technician

About the Pharmacy Technician program:

The Pharmacy Technician program offers comprehensive, quality training designed to prepare graduates to demonstrate knowledge and skills needed to work in all types of pharmacy settings and to achieve national certification. 

Upon completion of this competency-based program, students are eligible to take the pharmacy technician examination administered by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board as required by the Louisiana State Board of Pharmacy. There is a fee for the examination.

Campus Locations:

  • ​​Florida Parishes Campus (Greensburg)
  • Hammond Area Campus
  • Sullivan Campus (Bogalusa)

Curriculum & Degree Plans:

Career Opportunities:

Students from this program have reported working in the following career fields and locations:

  • Careers/Jobs: Certified Pharmacy Technician, Pharmacy Sales Associate, Certified Nurse Assistant
  • Employers: Central Rexall Drugs, CVS Pharmacy, Folsom Family Pharmacy, Fred's Pharmacy, Kentwood Manor, North Oaks Health System, Paul's Pharmacy, Precious Hands, Resthaven Living Center, Scott Pharmacy, St. Helena Parish Hospital, Walgreens, Wal-Mart Pharmacy

Important Links:

Apply and Enroll:

Interested in starting this program? Visit our Future Students page for step-by-step admissions information.

Do you have questions about applying to Northshore? Email us at

For more information about the Pharmacy Technician program, email the program director, Ms. Jocelyn Lee at


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