The Pharmacy Technician program is a shared program between Southwest Tech and Lakeshore Technical College (LTC). Please call 888.468.6582 or visit for more information or to apply.

This program trains students to assist registered pharmacists in institutional and community pharmacies. Pharmacy technicians perform many tasks, including record keeping, preparation of medications, and distribution and delivery of medications.

Students in the program attend core program courses via live interactive TV sent from Lakeshore Technical College to Southwest Tech. Students also receive laboratory training in local pharmacies, participate in real-world, hands-on training during a four week clinical program, and take general studies classes at Southwest Tech.