There are schools offering pharmacy technician programs in Kentucky!
Schools Offering Pharmacy Technician Training Programs in Kentucky
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Each year, approximately 0.1% of Kentucky graduates receive certificates in pharmacy technician training. Thus, Kentucky's 13 pharmacy technician schools put out approximately 72 pharmacy technicians each year.
Daymar College-Paducah Main, which is located in Paducah, is the top-ranked school in Kentucky that has a pharmacy technician program. It received a ranking of 70th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 11 students graduated from Daymar College-Paducah Main's pharmacy technician program.
Sullivan University, which is located in Louisville, is the second-ranked school in Kentucky that has a pharmacy technician program. It received a ranking of 74th in the country in 2010. The tuition rate at Sullivan University was $17,100 per year.
West Kentucky Community and Technical College, which is located in Paducah, is the third-ranked school in Kentucky that has a pharmacy technician program. It received a ranking of 81st in the country in 2010. In 2010, West Kentucky Community and Technical College graduated 7 students from its pharmacy technician programs. The tuition rate at West Kentucky Community and Technical College was $3,120 per year.
If you are hoping to attend one of Kentucky's pharmacy technician schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $10,843 per year, though tuition can range from $17,100 per year to $3,120 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Kentucky pharmacy technician schools were charged at the following schools:
- Sullivan University - located in Louisville, students are charged $17,100 per year
- Saint Catharine College - located in Saint Catharine, students are charged $15,890 per year
- Daymar College-Owensboro Campus - located in Owensboro, students are charged $15,344 per year
The pharmacy technician schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Kentucky were:
- West Kentucky Community and Technical College - located in Paducah, students are charged $3,120 per year
- Jefferson Community and Technical College - located in Louisville, students are charged $3,200 per year
- Brown Mackie College-Louisville - located in Louisville, students are charged $9,334 per year
A pharmacy technician certificate from a Kentucky school... what next?
A large number of Kentucky pharmacy technician graduates become pharmacy technicians. Kentucky had 6,790 pharmacy technicians in 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Kentucky pharmacy technicians:
- Clark County - 1,640 pharmacy technicians
- Adair County - 1,050 pharmacy technicians
- Bell County - 940 pharmacy technicians
The government projects that the number of pharmacy technicians in Kentucky will grow by 27%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 8,430 pharmacy technicians working in Kentucky.
On average, pharmacy technicians earn $24,920 per year. However, this number is only an average. pharmacy technicians in Kentucky had varying salaries from $16,240 to $37,410 per year in 2010. The following counties in Kentucky have the highest average salaries for pharmacy technicians:
- Hardin County - $27,550 per year
- Clark County - $27,210 per year
- Bell County - $26,020 per year
On average, pharmacy technicians earns the least in the following Kentucky counties:
- Daviess County - $22,330 per year
- Adair County - $23,140 per year
- Ballard County - $23,240 per year
Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Kentucky statistics regarding a career in pharmacy technician training and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as health science or physician assisting.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Pharmacy Technician Training in Kentucky
- Certificate in Pharmacy Technician Training in Kentucky
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|5,982 miles from location||Daymar College Online||Louisville||KY||n/a||n/a||n/a|
|5,994 miles from location||Jefferson Community and Technical College||Louisville||KY||11.4553||n/a||14,991|
|6,151 miles from location||West Kentucky Community and Technical College||Paducah||KY||18.5802||n/a||7,464|
|5,990 miles from location||Sullivan University||Louisville||KY||26.3988||n/a||5,652|
|5,921 miles from location||National College-Lexington||Lexington||KY||18.495||n/a||3,702|
|5,991 miles from location||Brown Mackie College-Louisville||Louisville||KY||15.2356||n/a||1,536|
|5,966 miles from location||Saint Catharine College||Saint Catharine||KY||13.7868||n/a||852|
|5,933 miles from location||Brown Mackie College-Northern Kentucky||Ft Mitchell||KY||13.8001||n/a||672|
|5,991 miles from location||Daymar College-Louisville||Louisville||KY||17.6745||n/a||509|
|6,030 miles from location||Daymar College||Bowling Green||KY||12.1202||n/a||499|
|6,069 miles from location||Daymar College-Owensboro Campus||Owensboro||KY||15.4169||n/a||366|
|6,150 miles from location||Daymar College-Paducah Main||Paducah||KY||30.1324||n/a||289|
|6,014 miles from location||Daymar College-Scottsville||Scottsville||KY||n/a||n/a||109|
Curious what studying Pharmacy Technician gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Kentucky
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Pharmacy Technicians +||6,790||$24,920||16.5%|
|Pharmacy Aides +||510||$22,840||30.8%|
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