Pharmacy Technician


If you are interested in Brookdale’s Pharmacy Technician program, please contact Scott Shanes at or 732-224-2011.


Pharmacy Technician Certification

This newly expanded course prepares you for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board Exam. The class offers a comprehensive study of topic areas necessary to thrive in a retail and/or institutional pharmacy setting. The program is divided into modules which cover prescription basics, pharmacy calculations, pharmacology, pharmacy law, and compounding medications. Emphasis will be placed on the “Top 200” drugs. Hands-on exercises will simulate real life pharmacy situations. Students will be provided a resume writing/interview skills workshop. The exam will be given at the end of the program. This program is 144 classroom hours and 20 clinical externship hours.

Prerequisites (Instructions to access prerequisites forms will be emailed to you upon registration):

Note: Textbooks required. An additional fee will be charged to students for class make-up hours. 100% attendance required.

Classes are a combination of Remote Live & In-person instruction

Mon & Wed, September 26 – March 8, 2023, 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm – Lincroft Campus
(No Class November 23, December 19 – 28, January 2 & 16)
Student Status Meeting: Remote live – Mon, March 13, 2023, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Clinical Requirements must be completed by March 31, 2023
Exam: TBD

Fee and Code: $2,649, XMEDG 017, includes PTCB exam fee. Textbooks not included (Approx. $230)

Click here for the Textbook and Supply list.

To register or learn about our possible payment plans please call 732-224-2315When prompted, press option 1 to speak to one of our CPS associates.  No online registration available.

Questions or additional information can be obtained by forwarding any inquiries to CPS Healthcare at 732-224-2007 or email 

New! Accelerated Pharmacy Technician Exam Prep

This accelerated review class is for current pharmacy technicians who are preparing to take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam (PTCE).


Code: XMEDG 252

For more information regarding upcoming classes please email us at Please provide your name, phone number, and the program you are inquiring about and we will get back to you shortly.

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