Pre-Pharmacy | Butler Community College


Pre-Pharmacy student conducting an experiment with chemicals during class near Wichita at Butler Community College

Boost your career opportunities

Have you always dreamt of becoming a pharmacist? Does the thought of helping people with their medication seem fulfilling? If it does, then majoring in pre-pharmacy at Butler Community College is the major for you. Butler’s Pre-Pharmacy associate degree gives you the general education and science background needed to prepare you for the Pharmacy College Admission Test (PCAT). Pay community college prices for a university-style program.



ICYMI: Pre-Pharmacy is Eligible for the Kansas Promise Scholarship + Butler Advantage

Kansas Promise Scholarship LogoKicking off 2021, students qualifying for the Kansas Promise Scholarship can now go after their degree and have their costs for tuition, fees and books paid for by the state. That’s right – tuition, fees and books at no out-of-pocket cost. This revolutionary $10 million program only gets better with the Butler Advantage – quality education respected by employers. Get the Butler Advantage! Visit our Kansas Promise Act webpage to review scholarship qualifications, learn about the application process, and check out other eligible programs. Pre-Pharmacy is currently under review for inclusion in this new opportunity.



Estimated tuition for Pre-Pharmacy = $10,020**

**This includes two years of tuition based on being a Kansas Resident and taking 60 credit hours, estimated fees, and estimated books. Housing and meal plans not included. Fees may vary depending on specific degree path.

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The graph below illustrates local salaries based on a career path related to this degree. Each career path varies as does the necessary training required.* For further information, connect with your program’s lead instructor.

Pharmacy Technicians

$17.62 hourly wage
605 annual job openings

4797 Pharmacy Technicians are currently employed in Kansas.

*Salaries will vary based on degree level obtained and years of experience. The accuracy of EMSI data is deemed reliable but not guaranteed by Butler Community College and is subject to change.