Program Designation: Pre-Professional
Dr. Francis Mulcahy
Academic Division: Biological and Health Sciences
As a pharmacist, you'll fill prescriptions. You will advise patients on how medicine ought to be taken. Their possible side effects. If that's something that interests you, you'll need to get a doctor of pharmacy degree. Our pre-pharmacy program can get
you on your way.
While you're here, you will take classes for two years in the pre-pharmacy program. You'll take classes in several areas, including chemistry, calculus, biology and psychology. After you earn 62 credits, you may apply to the University of Pittsburgh's
School of Pharmacy, which is a four-year program.
Or, you can apply to other pharmacy schools, such as the Pharmacy School at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM), with whom we have an affiliation agreement.
Whatever pharmacy school you decide to apply to, you will need to check that school's specific requirements for pre-pharmacy.
What you can do with a degree in Pre-Pharmacy.
Minimum prerequisites include:
Students may also apply to other schools of pharmacy and should check for their specific prerequisites for pre-pharmacy.
If you have successfully completed specific core course requirements on our campus, you may continue your education in pharmacy at LECOM after your third year of undergraduate coursework. In order to be admitted into the first phase of this program at
Pitt-Bradford, you must have a minimum SAT (or ACT equivalent) score of 1170 (math and verbal sections), a minimum high school GPA of3.5, and exhibit potential for a successful career in pharmacy. If you are interested in participating in this program,
you should contact Dr. Francis Mulcahy at email@example.com.
It's easy to apply online or print and mail your form.
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