Pre-Health Professions

Pre-Pharmacy

Students who plan to pursue a program to meet requirements for admission to a school of pharmacy can do so at this University. Applicants with a baccalaureate degree are far more competitive for admission to a Doctor of Pharmacy degree program. Pre-pharmacy students may major in biology with a chemistry minor o major in chemistry with a biology minor. In addition to the required coursework, admission to a school of pharmacy requires high scholastic achievement andacceptable scores on the Pharmacy College Admission Test (PCAT).

Since each pharmacy school requires different supporting coursework,students interested in this field should make contact with the pre-pharmacy advisor for assistance in scheduling the appropriate coursework and for information regarding other application requirements.

Additional coursework outside your major and minor may be required.  Among the most commonly required courses are:


 

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