There are schools offering pharmacy technician programs in Texas!
Schools Offering Pharmacy Technician Training Programs in Texas
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Around 0.4% of Texas's graduates graduate from pharmacy technician training certificate programs every year. Thus, Texas' 54 pharmacy technician schools put out approximately 2,232 pharmacy technicians each year.
The top-ranked school in Texas that has a pharmacy technician program is Platt College. Platt College, which was ranked 63rd in the country in 2010, is located in Dallas. In 2010, 36 students graduated from Platt College's pharmacy technician program.
Southern Careers Institute Inc-San Antonio, which is located in San Antonio, is the second-ranked school in Texas that has a pharmacy technician program. It received a ranking of 68th in the country in 2010. 79 students graduated with certificate in pharmacy technician from Southern Careers Institute Inc-San Antonio in 2010.
Iverson Business School and Court Reporting, which is located in Arlington, is the third-ranked school in Texas that has a pharmacy technician program. It received a ranking of 68th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 1 students graduated from Iverson Business School and Court Reporting pharmacy technician program. The tuition rate at Iverson Business School and Court Reporting was $0 per year.
If you choose to attend a Texas pharmacy technician school, average tuition will be $3,699 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $1,007 per year to $25,782 per year. In 2010, the pharmacy technician schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Texas were:
- Sanford-Brown College - located in Houston, students are charged $25,782 per year
- Remington College-Fort Worth Campus - located in Fort Worth, students are charged $19,950 per year
- Everest College-Arlington - located in Arlington, students are charged $17,307 per year
The lowest tuition rates at Texas pharmacy technician schools were charged at the following schools:
- College of the Mainland - located in Texas City, students are charged $1,007 per year
- Lone Star College System - located in Spring, students are charged $1,200 per year
- Tarrant County College District - located in Fort Worth, students are charged $1,200 per year
A pharmacy technician certificate from a Texas school... what next?
Most people who graduate from pharmacy technician school in Texas go on to work as a pharmacy technician. If you decide to work as a pharmacy technician in Texas, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 27,860 Texas pharmacy technicians as of 2010. The largest populations of Texas pharmacy technicians are working in the following counties:
- Austin County - 6,820 pharmacy technicians
- Collin County - 4,880 pharmacy technicians
- Atascosa County - 2,660 pharmacy technicians
The government projects that the number of pharmacy technicians in Texas will grow by 34%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 37,110 pharmacy technicians working in Texas.
On average, pharmacy technicians earn $29,920 per year. In 2010, however, some Texas pharmacy technicians earned as little as less than $18,140 per year or as much as more than $41,050 per year. The counties in Texas with the highest average salary for a pharmacy technician are:
- Collin County - $31,390 per year
- Bastrop County - $31,010 per year
- Johnson County - $30,890 per year
A pharmacy technician in the following counties in Texas make the lowest salaries on average:
- Brewster County - $24,780 per year
- Blanco County - $26,320 per year
- Smith County - $27,280 per year
Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Texas 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 Texas
- Certificate in Pharmacy Technician Training in Texas
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|6,740 miles from location||Brown Mackie College-San Antonio||San Antonio||TX||n/a||n/a||n/a|
|6,548 miles from location||Houston Community College||Houston||TX||16.1985||n/a||54,942|
|6,553 miles from location||Lone Star College System||Spring||TX||14.626||n/a||46,504|
|6,651 miles from location||Tarrant County College District||Fort Worth||TX||13.2456||n/a||44,355|
|6,685 miles from location||Austin Community College District||Austin||TX||12.3025||n/a||40,248|
|7,184 miles from location||El Paso Community College||El Paso||TX||12.5365||n/a||28,168|
|6,532 miles from location||San Jacinto Community College||Pasadena||TX||12.8421||n/a||27,011|
|6,737 miles from location||South Texas College||Mcallen||TX||12.2411||n/a||26,338|
|6,736 miles from location||San Antonio College||San Antonio||TX||9.68457||n/a||24,135|
|6,749 miles from location||Northwest Vista College||San Antonio||TX||11.4584||n/a||14,587|
|6,678 miles from location||Del Mar College||Corpus Christi||TX||11.9255||n/a||12,069|
|6,893 miles from location||Amarillo College||Amarillo||TX||10.9218||n/a||11,289|
|6,605 miles from location||Navarro College||Corsicana||TX||14.4403||n/a||9,200|
|6,504 miles from location||Angelina College||Lufkin||TX||14.5469||n/a||5,422|
|6,678 miles from location||Weatherford College||Weatherford||TX||11.3384||n/a||5,384|
|6,640 miles from location||Hill College||Hillsboro||TX||12.9093||n/a||4,294|
|6,935 miles from location||Cisco College||Cisco||TX||12.0718||n/a||4,260|
|6,526 miles from location||College of the Mainland||Texas City||TX||8.31197||n/a||3,916|
|6,757 miles from location||Vernon College||Vernon||TX||16.5378||n/a||3,163|
|6,448 miles from location||Lamar State College-Orange||Orange||TX||9.77762||n/a||2,262|
|6,515 miles from location||Galveston College||Galveston||TX||12.9264||n/a||2,167|
|6,559 miles from location||Sanford-Brown College||Houston||TX||20.0575||n/a||1,513|
|6,611 miles from location||Remington College-Dallas Campus||Garland||TX||26.3402||39%||1,446|
|6,558 miles from location||Everest Institute-Bissonnet||Houston||TX||23.7427||100%||1,331|
|6,624 miles from location||Sanford-Brown College||Dallas||TX||25.6695||100%||1,183|
|6,625 miles from location||ATI Career Training Center-Dallas||Dallas||TX||24.3674||n/a||1,172|
|0 miles from location||Kaplan College-San Antonio-San Pedro Campus||San Antonio||TX||24.7755||n/a||1,082|
|6,734 miles from location||Kaplan Career Institute - McAllen||Mcallen||TX||24.0265||n/a||1,015|
|6,649 miles from location||Everest College-Fort Worth||Fort Worth||TX||24.6255||97%||939|
|6,684 miles from location||Virginia College-Austin||Austin||TX||10.1155||n/a||865|
|6,550 miles from location||Remington College-North Houston Campus||Houston||TX||22.0011||49%||796|
|6,635 miles from location||Everest College-Arlington||Arlington||TX||22.962||91%||783|
|6,644 miles from location||Remington College-Fort Worth Campus||Fort Worth||TX||20.5154||25%||782|
|6,631 miles from location||High-Tech Institute-Dallas||Irving||TX||22.2591||n/a||746|
|6,649 miles from location||Kaplan College-Fort Worth||Fort Worth||TX||23.3426||n/a||721|
|7,182 miles from location||Kaplan College||El Paso||TX||25.7689||n/a||701|
|6,692 miles from location||South Texas Vocational Technical Institute||Brownsville||TX||n/a||n/a||653|
|6,560 miles from location||Remington College-Houston Campus||Houston||TX||21.0866||41%||651|
|6,551 miles from location||Sanford-Brown College||Houston||TX||18.3617||n/a||505|
|6,736 miles from location||South Texas Vocational Technical Institute-McAllen||Mcallen||TX||26.3117||n/a||474|
|6,738 miles from location||Southwest School of Business and Technical Careers-San Antonio||San Antonio||TX||21.031||n/a||395|
|6,693 miles from location||Allied Health Careers||Austin||TX||16.1107||n/a||371|
|6,625 miles from location||Kaplan College||Dallas||TX||22.7832||n/a||368|
|0 miles from location||International Business College||El Paso||TX||29.335||n/a||300|
|6,553 miles from location||Northwest Educational Center||Houston||TX||26.9025||n/a||297|
|6,624 miles from location||Platt College||Dallas||TX||36.9949||n/a||260|
|6,897 miles from location||Milan Institute||Amarillo||TX||23.3198||n/a||231|
|6,676 miles from location||Southern Careers Institute Inc-Corpus Christi||Corpus Christi||TX||31.2079||90%||230|
|6,688 miles from location||Southern Careers Institute Inc-Austin||Austin||TX||31.2905||93%||226|
|7,193 miles from location||International Business College||El Paso||TX||14.5608||n/a||214|
|6,737 miles from location||Southern Careers Institute Inc-San Antonio||San Antonio||TX||31.8506||91%||169|
|6,637 miles from location||Iverson Business School and Court Reporting||Arlington||TX||31.7279||n/a||137|
|6,684 miles from location||National American University-Austin||Austin||TX||5.37731||n/a||129|
|6,555 miles from location||Professional Careers Institute||Houston||TX||16.8171||n/a||98|
Curious what studying Pharmacy Technician gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Texas
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Pharmacy Technicians +||27,860||$29,920||26.6%|
|Pharmacy Aides +||2,770||$22,410||95.1%|
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