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Program Requirements

To be eligible for admission to Miami Dade College and to request a milestone review for the Pharmacy Technician Program, you must complete the following steps:

Step 1. Be 18 years old and have earned, or will earn at the time of enrollment into the program, a high school diploma or a high school equivalency diploma (GED).

Step 2. Apply to MDC. If you have never taken classes or have not been enrolled at Miami Dade College during the past 12 months, complete an Application for Admission or Readmission to Vocational Credit Courses. Complete the College application.

Step 3. Send Transcripts from your high school and previously attended colleges/universities as applicable.

Step 4. Meet with a Medical Campus Advisor to discuss program requirements and milestone checkpoints.

Step 5. Visit Medical Campus Program Requirements web page to request a milestone review.

Criteria for Program Selection

Enrollment in the program is limited. Meeting the program requirements does not guarantee progression into the discipline courses. For this reason, the following selection criteria are used to determine which students will progress. Please note that there is no waiting list.

  • Overall GPA
  • TABE Scores

Final selection will be based on the submission of all required documents received at the mandatory program orientation session.