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Pharmacy Technician Training and Education Program Information

Do you desire a career in the pharmaceutical industry?

VUMC Department of Pharmaceutical Services has a Pharmacy Technician Training Program that will not only prepare you for taking the national PTCE to become a Certified Pharmacy Technician, but will also provide experience through clinical rotations at a number of VUMC Pharmacy sites. 

Program Layout:

12 weeks of online and classroom didactic and simulated lab learning. (Students will be required to spend 8 hours per week at VUMC for labs.)

8 weeks of experiential clinical rotations at VUMC Pharmacy sites. (40 hours per week totaling 320 hours)

View Curriculum details HERE!

Coming August 2020!

The application process for the inaugural class will be starting soon!

Program Cost and Fees coming soon!


Contact Us

The VUMC Pharmacy Technician Training Program office is located at the pharmacy administrative facility in Berry Hill. We are available to assist you Monday – Friday, 7:00 AM – 4:00pm. If you find that you need assistance outside of the normal operating hours, please leave a voice message or click on one of the names below to send us an e-mail at pharmtechtraining@vumc.org . We are happy to assist you with any questions you may have!

Nichole Foster, MBA, MEd, CPhT -Program Director, Pharmacy Technician Training Program

Mailing Address:      726 Melrose Avenue, Nashville, TN 37211

Phone Number:       (615) 322-6871

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