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Pharmacy Technician Training Program Admissions & Costs

To be considered for admission to the NYU Langone Health Pharmacy Technician Training Program, applicants must provide the following information:

  • a completed application, including a personal essay
  • a high school transcript or GED with scores; all foreign credentials must come directly from a recognized evaluation agency
  • two references from employers or teachers, past or current

Once the above criteria are met, selected applicants meet with members of the admission committee. During the interview, applicants take two exams, one in basic mathematics and one in grammar and vocabulary.

All applicants must obtain medical clearance and undergo a background check. Individuals currently employed by NYU Langone must submit their most recent annual performance evaluation.

Apply for the Pharmacy Technician Training Program.

Academic Calendar

Calendar Notes Winter/Spring 2021 Session Spring/Summer 2021 Session Fall 2021 Session Winter/Spring 2022 Session
Application period open September 28, 2020 January 4, 2021 May 10, 2021 September 6, 2021
Application due date October 30, 2020 February 26, 2021 July 2, 2021 October 29, 2021
Interviews/decision period November 9–20, 2020 March 8–19, 2021 July 12–23, 2021 November 10–19, 2021
Session start date January 20, 2021 May 17, 2021 September 13, 2021 January 19, 2022
Session projected end date April 14, 2021 August 10, 2021 December 7, 2021 April 13, 2022

No classes are held for the following holidays: Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Presidents’ Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day (and the day after Thanksgiving), Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day.

Program Costs

There is currently no charge for the program, but you are required to purchase Pharmacy Technician Certification Review and Practice Exam, fourth edition. You must obtain the hard copy textbook and not an ebook.

You are also required to pay a registration fee to take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam® (PTCE®) once you have completed the program. Learn more about the PTCE®, including requirements and fees.