Choosing the right pharmacy technician training program is something you need to take very seriously. The school you choose will influence greatly you further career.
Online vs. In-Campus
The first thing you need to think of is a type of program you would like to attend – whether it will be online program or ground schools. Online courses are a great choice for those who already work full-time and think on switching careers. There’s also a difference in tuition cost – ground schools are more expensive, yet are easier to find job after, and can sometimes offer scholarships. Below is a brief comparison of what to expect from both:
|Easy-to-start and cheaper option. With strong commitment and readiness for self-education, still provides with skills required on a real job.||Provides better credibility & quality. Employers take it more seriously, easier to find job after completion, be certified or licensed.|
|Location||Can be taken anywhere.||Should be taken in campus only.|
|Tuition cost||$2300 (average)||$10300 (average)|
|Duration||6 months (average)||18 months (average)|
|Career outlook||High||Very High|