Amarillo College delivers Associate Degree and Certificate programs that enrich lives, inspire success, and provide an outstanding academic foundation.
AC students have success whether they are looking to immediately enter the workforce or proceed to a university.
Everything you need to achieve success is within easy reach at Amarillo College, including a team of enthusiastic faculty and staff who are fully committed to helping you realize your dreams.
Nothing takes precedence at AC over your success.
Your success is our sole purpose. Take advantage of scholarships, join an organization, or look for study abroad opportunities that few other community colleges offer.
Be your best self at Amarillo College.
Amarillo College is the most-affordable choice for quality higher education in the Panhandle and offers many ways to support your financial investment.
From corporate training opportunities to personal enrichment classes geared to every age group, the Continuing Education Division is a community resource true to its purpose.
MAKING A DIFFERENCE IN THE LIVES OF OTHERS
The Pharmacy Technology Program at Amarillo College is the only ASHP/ACPE accredited program in the Panhandle. The program can be completed in just one year. Graduates will have earned an ACPE certificate in Sterile Compounding and Aseptic Technique and gained valuable hands-on experience on one of the most up-to-date medication-dispensing systems used in the industry today: the Pyxis MedStation 4000. AC has a long history of producing the well-trained Pharmacy Technology professionals area employers seek.
A pharmacy technician is on the cutting edge of the healthcare process. You will review prescriptions for accuracy and help licensed pharmacists in filling them, primarily in hospital and retail settings. Other opportunities exist in long-term care, mail-order businesses, pharmaceutical research, and even in education. People depend on the all-important work of pharmacy technicians everywhere, every day.
Take a look at jobs in this field that are high paying and growing in our region right now. View data on wages, employment, and education requirements for these careers.