Tuition and Payment Options

Pharmacy Technician Diploma Tuition

Take the first steps towards a career in the pharmaceutical industry with our Pharmacy Technician Professional online program. Simply choose from one of our customized payment plans below and get started today!

Pharmacy Technician Professional

Career Diploma 8-12 mo As low as $50/mo
800-275-4410 (9AM - 9PM EST)

Total Cost

The total cost of tuition for your online Pharmacy Technician Diploma covers the cost of study materials, as well as a practical lab kit ($475 value) and the cost of the PTCE exam ($129 value).


The difference between the payment options is the dollar amount the credit will cost you for selecting a monthly payment plan versus paying in full.


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Enrollment Requirements

  • Age - Students can begin the program at 17 but must be 18 when they complete their externship.
  • Education - High School Diploma/GED required to enroll.
  • Technology Requirements -  Students should have access to high-speed internet and a computer, laptop, or device that can connect to the internet to complete the program. You will need access to a Microsoft ® Windows® based computer running Windows 10® or later and an email account to complete this program with Penn Foster. 
    •  Note: The Pharmacy Management Software in the course is not compatible with Apple® devices or Chromebooks.

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What’s included?

Mobile-friendly coursework

Interactive course content

Digital textbooks and study materials

Goal setting-progress tracking tools

Unlimited student support

Career services

Option 1: Pay in full

Save up to $410 Ends 10/26/2021

Cost of Program


$1,409 Save $410

  • Best price. Best value.
  • Pay the full cost today
  • No monthly payments
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Option 2: Monthly Auto Pay Plan

Save up to $10 Ends 10/26/2021

Cost of Program


$1,409 Save $10

  • Pay $50 per month
  • Start for $1 down
  • Credit card, PayPal, or ACH from bank account
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Option 3: Monthly Mail Pay Plan

cost of program


  • Pay $50 per month
  • Start for $39 down
  • Mail your payment using coupon book
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Need more info or ready to enroll?

We're here to help.  Call 800-275-4410 9AM - 9PM EST

Refund Policy

At Penn Foster, we continue to develop new ways to expand and improve student satisfaction, but our Pharmacy Technician Training may not suit everyone's needs. If you're unsatisfied with your courses, we offer a refund policy. If you cancel within the first 6 days of enrollment you will receive a full refund. After the first 6 days your refund amount will be based on: 

  • Lessons completed
  • Tuition collected
  • Enrollment date

For more information, visit Penn Foster’s refund policy page.

Learn even more by viewing a sample enrollment agreement.

Tuition FAQ

How much does the pharmacy technician program cost?

Our prices fluctuate depending on the type of payment option you choose and the offer we are running at the time you sign up, but we are consistently among the most affordable options in the industry. In addition to the program, a practical lab kit ($475 value) and a PTCE exam voucher ($129 value) is included in your tuition.

What payment options do you offer?

You can choose to pay your pharmacy technician tuition in full, by monthly autopay or monthly mail pay, with full pay being the most affordable option.

What payment methods does Penn Foster accept?

We offer a range of payment methods to choose from to make it as easy as possible for you to pay for your program. We accept major credit cards including Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover in addition to PayPal, personal checks, money orders, and authorized automatic withdrawals from U.S. checking and savings accounts.

Want more information about this program?

We're here to help. Call 800-275-4410 9AM - 9PM EST

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