Indiana Board of Pharmacy Requirements

Indiana licenses must complete continuing education by December 31 of odd-numbered years.  856 IAC 1-26-1-4
30 hours of continuing education are required every two years.  856 IAC 1-26-1-1
A minimum of 6 hours of continuing education can be business, management, or computer-related.  856 IAC 1-26-1-10-f-1-A
At least 24 hours education must be pharmacy related.  856 IAC 1-26-1-10-f-1-B
At least 15 hours of continuing education must be accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE). Home study is permitted. 856 IAC 1-26-1-10-f-1-C


July 1, 2011 or after shall submit to a national criminal history background check at the cost of the individual. Please note that criminal history background checks will not be required for renewal applications.

ACPE-approved courses for Pharmacy Technicians end in the letter “T”. ACPE-approved courses pharmacists (only) end in the letter “P”.  Courses ending in the letter “P” cannot be used to meet pharmacy technician CE requirements.


For more information visit the Indiana Board of Pharmacy