The Differences Between Pharmacy Technicians and Pharmacists

Pharmacists and pharmacy technicians are both skilled professions that ensure pharmacies run how they are supposed to and patients receive their proper prescriptions. Each role has its own unique set of qualifications and responsibilities, but what separates a pharmacy technician from a pharmacist? In this post, we will take a

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The Evolving Role of Pharmacy Technicians

Like most industries, the healthcare landscape has seen transformation and growth throughout the years. Within this industry, many health professionals, such as pharmacy technicians, have experienced change as well. Almost 45 percent of Americans take a prescription medication, so the need for technicians and pharmacists is higher than ever. As

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Pharmacy Technician Industry Lookout

As of the last quarter of 2018—and for the first time in our history—the healthcare industry surpassed manufacturing and retail as the largest source of jobs in the United States. Partially due to the rapidly aging population and the wild growth of medical spending, the numbers keep going up. According

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Everything You Need to Know About HVAC

To build a successful career as an HVAC technician, there is a lot you need to know. Luckily, you’ve come to the right place for a rundown of the skills and knowledge you’ll need to succeed. We’ll get started with the obvious ones and move down the list to other

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How HVAC Systems Work

Learn How HVAC Systems Work

If you want to learn how to become an HVAC technician, you’ve come to the right place. Coyne College’s HVAC Refrigeration program will help prepare you for a career in an in-demand profession. Before we dive into how you can learn all about how HVAC systems work by enrolling in

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DIY Electrical Wiring

Must-know Tips for DIY Electrical Wiring and Switching

People take on DIY projects in their own homes for a number of reasons. Whether they want to save money, feel more independent or enjoy fixing things themselves, any DIY project requires some basic know-how to be done properly. Installing or replacing electrical switches and wiring is no exception. These

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Electrical Wiring Mistakes

7 Electrical Wiring Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Installing electrical wiring can be a challenging task for even the most experienced DIYer. It’s also one of the most important things to make sure you do correctly.  Here are some of the most common electrical errors paired with simple solutions to help you avoid these wiring mistakes.

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Resume and Interview tips

Resume and Interview Tips with Jenny Gonzalez

Job searching can be a daunting task. These quick resume and interview tips can elevate you to employers. Hear from our Director of Career Services, Jenny Gonzalez and ace your next interview! Chicago’s own Coyne College offers the in-demand degree and diploma programs employers right here in Chicago are looking for.

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Medical Assistant Questions

Questions to Ask About a Medical Assistant Program

Medical assisting is an in-demand healthcare occupation that is vital to the day-to-day operation of healthcare facilities across the country. If you’re considering a career as a medical assistant, you likely have questions about the education and training involved, as well as the everyday tasks of the job. Here are

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Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning

Alumni Spotlight: Walter Arzet – HVAC

Walter Arzet exercised due diligence before deciding to go into the Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning industry. It paid off, though, because he found his true passion – and lifelong career. Arzet, a 1986 graduate of Coyne College in Chicago, was undecided about what to do after high school. “I talked

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