Enroll in the PharmTechX Program

Before enrolling in the PharmTechX Program at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy, students must meet certain admission requirements.


How to Enroll in the PharmTechX Program

The PharmTechX Program at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy is open to any licensed pharmacy technician who has at least three years of work experience.


To cost for each certificate program is $40 per credit hour. The program offers two payment options from which students can choose:

  • Option 1: One-time payment covering all costs.
  • Option 2: Pay-as-you-go payment plan in which students can purchase the certificate program in segments. For example, Certificate 1 includes three segments: A, B, and C, where Segment A includes Modules 1 and 2, Segment B includes Modules 3 and 4, and Segment C includes Module 5.


If you are eligible to enroll in the PharmTechX Program, please visit the PharmTechX Program within the School's CIPS Knowledge Enterprise to begin the enrollment process.

To receive information and updates about the program, please create a login with the School of Pharmacy's CIPS Knowledge Enterprise at www.pharmacists4knowledge.org and choose "Pharmacy Technician" as your role.

Refund Policy:

  • A refund, less a $15 administration fee, will be processed if cancellations are made within 15 days. Other restrictions may apply.
  • Refund requests must be submitted in writing to cips@rx.umaryland.edu.
  • Refunds are not available in the following circumstances:
    • A learner has logged into a course or series;
    • Has launched course materials;
    • Course materials have been shipped; or
    • Request is made after 15 days of the ordering date.
  • Course registrations are non-transferrable.