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Pre-Pharmacy Toolbox

What Is Pharmacy?

Pharmacists are medication experts who enhance patient care and promote wellness.  You will use your professional knowledge as a pharmacist to prepare and dispense prescriptions, ensure medicines and doses are correct, prevent harmful drug interactions, and counsel patients on the safe and appropriate use of their medications. 

Learn More About Pharmacy



What Are Pharmacy Schools Looking For?

For a better understanding of what pharmacy schools are looking for from their applicants, view Admission Factors.


Application Process

View details regarding the Pre-Pharmacy application process.

Admissions Test

As of 2023, no Pharmacy School in the U.S. requires that you take the PCAT.  No PCAT testing dates will be offered during the 2024–2025 admissions cycle or beyond.  



Get Involved! 

In addition to gaining patient care and shadowing hours, being involved on campus is a great way to prepare for 
Pharmacy school.  Consider joining
Alpha Epsilon Delta (AED), National Health Preprofessional Honor Society, and view other Pre-Health Student Organizations.


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 Last Modified 11/21/23