Additional Contact Information

If you have questions regarding course requirements, you may contact:
  • Angela Su, Director, (650) 949-6121
  • Charlie McKellar,Program Coordinator (650) 949-6955
  • Counseling: (650) 949-7423
    Or, you may schedule an appointment online by visiting the counseling site.
  • BH Division office, (650) 949-7249
  • Pharmacy Technician Job Posting Board
  • Foothill College
    Mailing address:
    Pharmacy Technician Program Foothill College
    12345 El Monte Road
    Los Altos Hills, CA 94022
Prerequisites

The prerequisites to be considered for the Pharmacy Technician program are:
  1. High School diploma or equivalency
  2. Proficiency in Biology (high school Biology or Biology 10)
    Biology studied in a language other than English will not be considered.
  3. Proficiency in Math (high school Algebra, Math 101, or placement into Math 105 on the Foothill College Assessment Test)
  4. Proficiency in English (eligible for ESL 25 or English 110, as determined by the Foothill College Assessment Test)
  5. Enrolling/passing PhT 200L (Pharmacy Technician as a Career) Contact Charlie McKellar for more information. View the most current class schedule information.

The following are not prerequisites, but are STRONGLY recommended:

  1. Keyboarding proficiency of 35 words/minute or higher.
  2. Anatomy/Physiology.

For more information, please call Charlie McKellar, Program Coordinator, at (650) 949-6955.



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