Upon completion you will earn:
• Industry certifications
• College credits
• An Associate of Applied Science DegreeMedian Salary: $31,514
Projected Job Growth: 29.3%Prepare for your future and apply at:Jane Long Academy
6501 Bellaire Blvd.
Houston, TX 77074-6499
Principal: Marcy Baez
Futures Academy Coordinator: Keri Wittpenn
The Academy of Pharmacy Technology prepares students for the growing pharmaceutical industry by providing them with the clinical and business skills needed to work successfully alongside pharmacists and physicians. Pharmacy Technicians play a very critical role in pharmacies and healthcare organizations by handling prescriptions and medication orders and by providing assistance to licensed pharmacists. They assist licensed pharmacists by providing patients with medications and healthcare products.
Students may pursue rewarding careers in a variety of settings, including hospitals, retail pharmacies, nursing homes, pharmaceutical companies and wholesalers, and the federal government.