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Pre-Pharmacy

Pharmacists dispense prescription medications to patients and offer expertise in the safe use of prescriptions. They also may conduct health and wellness screenings, provide immunizations, oversee the medications given to patients, and provide advice on healthy lifestyles. Pharmacists must earn a PharmD degree which may be completed in 3-4 years. A few programs will allow students to accelerate their PharmD studies and begin before completion of a bachelor’s degree. (Health Professions Admissions Guide, NAAHP, 2017)

Resources for pre-pharmacy students:

Suggested Majors/Minors


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Pre-Requisites


Courses to satisfy admissions requirements to pharmacy schools and prepare for the PCAT

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Experience


Develop skills beyond the classroom

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Entrance Exam


Prepare for the PCAT

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Applying to Pharmacy Schools


Links to pharmacy school directories and common applications

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Success


100% acceptance rate for Bradley applicants. Where are they now?

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