Hawaii is among the states that does not regulate the pharmacy technician profession through registration or licensure. Average salary for pharmacy technicians in Hawaii was over $35,000 in the beginning of 2019 which is very high when compared to other states.
Many of Hawaii’s pharmacy technicians do have the respected nationwide PTCB certification.
The following is a list of schools that offer a pharmacy technician program.
Kapiolani Community College
Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Honolulu
320 hour Certificate of Completion
Hawaii Medical College
Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training (ACCET), Honolulu
Tuition $15,166 (Tools $642)
American Society of Health Systems Pharmacist (ASHP), Honolulu
18 – 24 months Associate in Applied Science degree in Pharmacy Technology
Tuition $4930 plus books and supplies