The Pharmacy Technician
The History of Pharmacy
The Blood-Brain Barrier
The Ear and Eye
Integumentary (Skin) System
The Muscular System
Drug Category Overview
Dosage Forms & Routes of Administration
Basic Pharmacology - I
Basic Pharmacology - II
Basic Pharmacology - III
Psychotropic Drug Treatment
Patient Payment Methods
The Drug Order
Biotransformation of Drugs
Distribution and Dispensing Review
Sending Drugs Back
Major Functions of Cells Mediating Immune
The Patient Profile
Introduction to Pharmacokinetics
Pharmacy Math - Compounding Calculations
Conversions and Calculations
Drug Class Review
Prescription to OTC Reclassification
A Day in a Hospital Pharmacy
Drug Class Review
Acronyms and Abbreviations
Resume and Interview Tips
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there any books needed to complete the course?
Yes, a workbook is required to complete the course, and is included with your tuition. An exam-prep CD-Rom which simulates the PTCB exam is also included.
long does the course take to complete?
The course takes the average student between two and
three months to complete. Variables such as a candidate's
available time for study, work habits, level of self-discipline,
previously acquired base of knowledge, and willingness
to succeed are all factors that may impact one's time
to completion. Some of our graduates have completed
the course successfully in less than a month - and passed
the PTCB* exam!
would I be able to enroll?
the program is self-paced and overseen by a body of
professionals, enrollment can occur at any time; you
are in complete control of your schooling - from the
time you start to the time you finish. There are hundreds
of students enrolled, each of them at a different point
in the program.
there any other fees aside from the tuition cost?
there are no other fees collected by Virtual Institute.
Upon registration with the PTCB* and reservation of
your seat for the exam, you will incur a fee of $129
to be paid to the PTCB*, not to the institute.
are the requirements for successful completion of the
are accessible to students through email and will prescribe
assignments, (i.e., reports, essays, etc.) that will
be completed by students using Microsoft Word or other
text editing program. Students will then email the assignment
back to their instructor within the prescribed time
frame for grading by the instructor.
student who reviews each part of the courseware, completes
and passed each of the quizes and exams, and satisfactorily
completes all written assignments will be issued a Certificate
of Completion from Virtual Institute of Pharmacy. The
certificate will be sent to the student via conventional
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