The University of Phoenix, Colorado Technical University and Herzing University are reputable schools that offer programs for pharmacy assistants and pharmacy technicians, according to Learn.org. Highly ranked Monroe College, Robert Morris University and South Texas College also train students as pharmacy assistants, says Campus Explorer.
Pharmacy assistants and pharmacy technicians perform a wide variety of tasks in support of pharmacists. These include clerical, inventory control and customer service functions, according to Learn.org. Reputable college programs for pharmacy assistants require a two- or four-year commitment. Many online schools, such as Southern New Hampshire University, offer programs for pharmacy assistants and technicians.