Pharmacy Technician Certification in South Carolina

Pharmacy technicians need to be registered with the State of South Carolina. The initial application requires a $40 fee as well as submission of a copy of the applicant’s social security card. Ten hours of continuing education are required per year, four of which must be in the form of lecture or in-person education.


South Carolina doesn’t require national certification however pharmacy technicians with certification may find better career opportunities as well as the opportunity to earn a higher salary.



For more information:


South Carolina Board of Pharmacy

Kingstree Bldg

110 Centerview Dr, Suite 306

Columbia, SC 29210

Phone: 803/896-4700

Fax: 803/896-4596

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