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Your Path to Pharmacy School

Pharmacists are a part of the health team caring for patients with direct patient contact. Most pharmacists work directly with the public, but there is also opportunity for research, hospital patient care, and innovation with a pharmacy career.

The Post-Bacc Pre-Pharmacy program courses outlined below will help you meet the undergraduate sciences requirements for admission to pharmacy school.

Sample Post-Bacc Pre-Pharmacy Curriculum:

2 semesters General Chemistry with labs, 8 credits
2 semesters General Biology with labs, 8 credits
2 semesters Organic Chemistry with labs, 8 credits
1 semester Statistics, 3 credits
1 semester Calculus I, 3 credits
1 semester Microbiology with lab, 4 credits
2 semesters Physics, 6 credits
1 semester General Psychology, 3 credits
3 semesters Humanities, 9 credits
1 semester Public Speaking, 3 credits

Highly recommended:

Liberal Arts electives

A Note from Your Advisor

Pharmacy is a critical link in the patient care chain, which includes considerable direct patient contact and care. You can investigate the possibilities by visiting the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) website.

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