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Selection Criteria

Admission Information

Application Process:

  1. Submission of an application for Hutchinson Community College, 1300 N Plum, Hutchinson, KS 67501. Applications will remain active for one year (Sept.1 to Aug. 30).
  1. Applicants must successfully clear a background check AND drug screen at the student expense through PRIOR to admission into the program. Students will be subjected to additional background checks throughout the program as needed.      Please follow the link provided and make sure you do both the Hutchinson Community College Pharmacy Tech Program AND Hutchinson Community College Pharmacy Technician Drug Screen Only.
  1. Submission of official high school transcript (or GED) and official transcripts for college level coursework must be submitted to the Records Office.
  1. Schedule an interview (in person or phone) with the Pharmacy Technician Program Coordinator.
  1. Applicant must successfully complete, English Comp I (or EN100 AND EN099) and Basic Algebra courses with a “C” or higher . If the math has not been completed, the applicant can take  the Accuplacer  Math placement exam given by college. If the Score on the placement exam places the applicant into Intermediate Algebra, the math requirement is waived. These courses may be taken concurrently with the PH101 and PH108 in the first semester.
  1. Any applicant needing accommodation to take the Compass/ASSET/Accuplacer must contact: ADA Accommodations Coordinator, Hutchinson Community College, 1300 N Plum, Hutchinson, KS 67501.


Each phase in the admissions process will be evaluated and noted in the prospective student’s application packet.

NOTE: Applicant must have no felony convictions in order to participate in the pharmacy practicum.


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