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Pharmacy Technician Schools in Alabama

There are nine schools in the state of Alabama offering pharmacy technician programs. In 2010, 316 students graduated with degrees from Alabama pharmacy technician schools. 246 of all these students graduated with certificates and 70 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 261 students graduate from pharmacy technician programs in Alabama every year. This accounts for 1% of students who US schools graduate from pharmacy technician programs. Specifically, 246 students graduated with pharmacy technician certificates and 70 with a degree at the associate's level.

Nine pharmacy technician schools are in Alabama. And out of these, two schools are public, while seven schools are private. While tuition at a private pharmacy technician school varies from $12,100 to $14,745, public pharmacy technician school tuition is $3,570.

Average tuition for programs in pharmacy technology is $8,009. While the highest tuition for pharmacy technician programs, which is $14,745 every year, is at Remington College-Mobile, the lowest tuition in Alabama, which is $3,570 per year, is at George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville.

Pharmacy technician schools in this state offer certificates and associates degrees.

Pharmacy Technician Program Completions in Alabama 2006 - 2010

On average, 261 students graduate from pharmacy technician programs in Alabama every year. This accounts for 1% of students who US schools graduate from pharmacy technician programs. Specifically, 246 students graduated with pharmacy technician certificates and 70 with a degree at the associate's level.

Pharmacy Technician Program Completions in Alabama 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 126
  • Certificate 2007: 112
  • Certificate 2008: 149
  • Certificate 2009: 177
  • Certificate 2010: 246
  • Associate 2006: 64
  • Associate 2007: 64
  • Associate 2008: 58
  • Associate 2009: 72
  • Associate 2010: 70

Pharmacy Technician Program Availability in Alabama

Alabama schools offer a total of 13 pharmacy technician programs. Of these programs, 69.2% are programs at the certificate level. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level.

Pharmacy Technician Program Availability in Alabama

  • Certificate: 9
  • Associate: 4

Career Trends

Pharmacy Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Pharmacy Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Pharmacy Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 17010
  • 25th Percentile: 19910
  • Median: 23730
  • 75th Percentile: 28970
  • 90th Percentile: 34130

Career Trends

Pharmacy Technicians — Employment Trend

Pharmacy Technicians — Employment Trend

Pharmacy Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 21830
  • Median Salary 2007: 22310
  • Median Salary 2008: 23270
  • Median Salary 2009: 23580
  • Median Salary 2010: 23730
  • Total Employed 2006: 5810
  • Total Employed 2007: 6080
  • Total Employed 2008: 6500
  • Total Employed 2009: 6290
  • Total Employed 2010: 6390

Alabama vs National Pharmacy Technician Employment

Alabama vs National Pharmacy Technician Employment

  • Employed in Alabama: 1.916% (6390)

Pharmacy Technician Schools in Alabama

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1. Remington College - Mobile

828 Downtowner Loop W
Mobile, AL 36609
(251) 343-8200

Remington College-Mobile is 6.2 miles from the heart of downtown and Remington offers one pharmacy technician program. In terms of programs, this school is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Alabama offering pharmacy technology.

2. Fortis College - Dothan

200 Vulcan Way
Dothan, AL 36303
(334) 677-2832

Fortis College-Dothan is located in Dothan, Alabama, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one program in pharmacy technology. It is a for-profit institution. This school ranks ninth in terms of enrollment in the state of Alabama.

3. Fortis College - Montgomery

3736 Atlanta Hwy
Montgomery, AL 36109
(334) 272-3857

Fortis College-Montgomery is 3.1 miles from the heart of downtown. It offers two programs in pharmacy technology. Of those, students are offered one certificate in pharmacy technology by this school and one associate's level degree in pharmacy technology. This school is the ninth largest institution in the state of Alabama offering pharmacy technology.

4. Virginia College - Montgomery

6200 Atlanta Highway
Montgomery, AL 36117-2800
(334) 277-3390x2901

Virginia College-Montgomery is near the center of the city and it offers one pharmacy technician program. It is a for-profit 2-year institution. This community college is the fifth oldest institution in the state of Alabama offering programs in pharmacy technology.

5. Virginia College - Mobile

3725 Airport Blvd- Suite 165
Mobile, AL 36608
(251) 378-3052

Virginia College-Mobile is 4.8 miles from the heart of downtown and it offers one program in pharmacy technology. It is a for-profit 2-year institution. In terms of enrollment, this school ranks fifth in the state of Alabama.

6. Fortis College - Mobile

3590 Pleasant Valley Rd
Mobile, AL 36609
(251) 344-1203x3111

Fortis College-Mobile offers two pharmacy technician programs. Of those, it offers one pharmacy technician certificate to students and one pharmacy technician degree at the associate's level. It is 6.0 miles from the center of the city. Overall, 401 students seek degrees in eight Fortis College-Mobile programs. In terms of programs, it is the second largest institution in the state of Alabama offering pharmacy technology.

7. Community College of the Air Force

100 S Turner Blvd
Montgomery, AL 36114-0011
(334) 649-5000

Community College of the Air Force, which is 4.2 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Montgomery, AL and this college offers one program in pharmacy technology. It is one of 23 community colleges in Alabama. In terms of enrollment, this community college ranks first in the state of Alabama.

8. George C Wallace State Community College - Hanceville

801 Main St NW
Hanceville, AL 35077-2000
(256) 352-8000

George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville offers two programs in pharmacy technology. Specifically, students are offered one pharmacy technician certificate by it and one associate's level pharmacy technology degree. This college is in Hanceville, Alabama, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This medium-sized college is a public 2-year institution. This college is the oldest institution in the state of Alabama offering pharmacy technician programs.

9. Virginia College - Huntsville

2800 Bob Wallace Ave
Huntsville, AL 35805-9945
(256) 533-7387

Virginia College-Huntsville is near the heart of downtown and this school offers one pharmacy technician program. Overall, 755 students pursue degrees in 27 programs at VC. VC is the eighth largest institution in the state of Alabama offering pharmacy technology in terms of programs.