On 2/22/18 the Arizona State Board for Postsecondary Education issued Arizona’s Virtual Pharmacy Tech School a Conditional Vocational Program License.  On 5/17/19 our school was issued a Vocational Program License (you may check our school credentials with following link (  Arizona’s Virtual Pharmacy Tech School is also a PTCB- recognized education training program (  Therefore, when students complete our training program they are eligible to sit for the PTCE (Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam).  Beginning in 2020 students will no longer be eligible to register for the PTCB exam on their own.  Therefore, they will be required to attend a PTCB-recognized education training program.  Certification (through PTCB) and Licensing through the Arizona State Board of Pharmacy ( has been mandatory in Arizona since 2004.