State Supplemental Information

Each state has different requirements and steps to becoming an employable pharmacy technician. Not all states require technicians to become nationally certified and have other options.


Requirements in Your State

Hover your mouse over your state to see what national certification exams are recognized; click on your state to visit your state board of pharmacy or licensing division’s website for further information.

ALASKA:
ExCPT, PTCB ALABAMA:
ExCPT, PTCB ARIZONA:
ExCPT, PTCB ARKANSAS:
ExCPT, PTCB CALIFORNIA:
ExCPT, PTCB COLORADO:
ExCPT, PTCB CONNECTICUT:
ExCPT, PTCB DELAWARE:
ExCPT, PTCB FLORIDA:
ExCPT, PTCB GEORGIA:
ExCPT, PTCB HAWAI'I:
ExCPT, PTCB IDAHO:
ExCPT, PTCB ILLINOIS:
ExCPT, PTCB INDIANA:
ExCPT, PTCB IOWA:
ExCPT, PTCB KANSAS:
ExCPT, PTCB KENTUCKY:
ExCPT, PTCB LOUISIANA:
ExCPT, PTCB MAINE:
ExCPT, PTCB MARYLAND:
ExCPT, PTCB MASSACHUSETTS:
ExCPT, PTCB MICHIGAN:
ExCPT, PTCB MINNESOTA:
SPECIAL TRAINING REQ. MISSISSIPPI:
ExCPT, PTCB MISSOURI:
ExCPT, PTCB MONTANA:
ExCPT, PTCB NEBRASKA:
ExCPT, PTCB NEVADA:
ExCPT, PTCB NEW HAMSHIRE:
ExCPT, PTCB NEW JERSEY:
ExCPT, PTCB NEW MEXICO:
ExCPT, PTCB NEW YORK:
NO FORMAL TRAINING REQ. NORTH CAROLINA:
PTCB NORTH DAKOTA:
SPECIAL TRAINING REQ. OHIO:
ExCPT, PTCB OKLAHOMA:
ExCPT, PTCB OREGON:
ExCPT, PTCB PENNSYLVANIA:
ExCPT, PTCB RHODE ISLAND:
ExCPT, PTCB SOUTH CAROLINA:
ExCPT, PTCB SOUTH DAKOTA:
ExCPT, PTCB TENNESSEE:
ExCPT, PTCB TEXAS:
ExCPT, PTCB UTAH:
PASSASSURED NOT AVAILABLE VERMONT:
ExCPT, PTCB VIRGINIA:
ExCPT, PTCB WASHINGTON:
ExCPT, PTCB / OTJ ONLY WEST VIRGINIA:
ExCPT, PTCB WISCONSIN:
ExCPT, PTCB WYOMING:
ExCPT, PTCB NEW MEXICO:
ExCPT, PTCB IOWA:
ExCPT, PTCB MISSOURI:
ExCPT, PTCB WEST VIRGINIA:
ExCPT, PTCB