Pharmacy Technology

Certificate Program

The new Pharmacy Technician program at KC will provide students flexible, affordable classes to earn a certificate yielding job possibilities in drug stores, doctors’ offices and grocery store pharmacies.

According to U.S. Department of Labor statistics, “Employment of pharmacy technicians is projected to grow 12 percent from 2016 to 2026, faster than the average for all occupations. Increased demand for prescription medications will lead to more demand for pharmaceutical services.”

View the Pharmacy Technology class schedule & information (pdf)


  • Tuition for the certificate program is $1,842 (plus textbooks)
  • Tuition includes program screening fees, uniform, license, testing and certification fees.

Required textbooks:

  • The KC Bookstore is offering a bundled price of $231 for all required textbooks.

PioneerRx Software:

In order to give our students a more tactile learning environment, Kilgore College has partnered with PioneerRx Pharmacy Software. With the top pharmacy management system, we can emulate the everyday functions and situations that occur everyday in pharmacy. To learn more, visit and see what real pharmacists across the nation are saying about PioneerRx at

For information about Pharmacy Technology:

Gail Jackson
Part-Time Administrative Assistant
Workforce Development - Health Sciences
(903) 988-3787
Lacey Crawford
Pharmacy Technology
Jennie Alcantar
Workforce Development Specialist
Science and Health Sciences
(903) 983-8170
Canterbury Engr. Science Bldg. (CANTR)
(903) 988-7543