CPhT Map and Technician Regulatory Snapshot
States that regulate pharmacy technicians and include national certification in their regulations
States that do not regulate pharmacy technicians
States that regulate pharmacy technicians
PTCB's National Certification Program
Figures are current as of December 31, 2016.
Since 1995, the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board has granted 608,903 certifications.
This map represents the 283,267* PTCB Certified Pharmacy Technicians (CPhTs) who were active at the end of December 2016. All 50 states and DC accept PTCB Certification. Forty-five states and DC regulate pharmacy technicians; 24 states and DC include national certification in their regulations.
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*Total also includes active CPhTs in Canada and the Virgin Islands.
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