Of the schools in the country, only 4 are online associates degree in pharmacy technology schools. These online associates degree in pharmacy technology colleges and universities are sometimes called pharm tech colleges and universities. A median yearly tuition of $13,500 is charged by these colleges. In recent years, the median tuition has increased by 13.2%. The median tuition per annum was $11,925 at these online colleges and universities in 2007.
Tuition of about $15,120 yearly is charged by the most expensive school with online associates degree in pharmacy technology programs. The cheapest school however, has a tuition of $3,592 each year.
- Health Science Associate with a concentration in Pharmacy Technician
- Health Sciences Associate (Pharmacy Technician)
- Associate of Arts and Science in Pharmacy Technician
Of all pharmacy technology graduates with associates degrees from online colleges across the US, approximately 19% graduated from these lowest cost programs at NDSCS in 2011. This represents 1,900 of the 10,212 graduates in the US. From 2006 to 2011, the percentage of pharmacy technology graduates with associates degrees from the most inexpensive programs at NDSCS has decreased. However, the number of graduates has increased by 152 graduates per year.
Approximately 13.1% of the nation’s pharmacy technology associates level graduates earned their degrees from these low tuition online programs at Rasmussen College in 2011. This represents 1,334 students.