Walgreens recognizes that this critical position is challenging, which is why we offer early training through our pharmacy technician training program. This program, which exists through partnerships with educational institutions, gives students exposure to the duties of the pharmacy technician and their responsibility to patient wellness. You'll be exposed to our cutting-edge pharmacy technology and trained by the best pharmacists and certified pharmacy technicians in the industry.

Pharmacy Technician Students

If you're currently enrolled in a pharmacy technician training program and are interested in completing an externship at Walgreens, please contact your school's program director for more information.

School Administrators

If you're an administrator of a pharmacy technician training program and are interested in providing externship experiences for students, please contact us at RxTech.Externship@walgreens.com to be connected with your local Walgreens representative.

Employment Opportunities

Are you interested in a career as a pharmacy technician? Walgreens offers paid training for employees and PTCB national certification for pharmacy technicians. In most states, pharmacy technicians must be at least 18 years old. For information on additional state requirements, please contact your local Walgreens store manager.