PharmCAS Community

Post-BS Pharm.D. Degree Programs

  • 1.  Post-BS Pharm.D. Degree Programs

    Posted 01-11-2021 10:00
    Edited by Taylor Jaczko 01-11-2021 10:00

    Hello colleagues,

    If your school offers or will offer a post-BS Pharm.D. degree program to any current pharmacists, please complete this form by January 25, 2021.

    Pharmacists who previously earned a bachelor's degree in pharmacy in the U.S. or abroad may choose to pursue a traditional or nontraditional post-BS Pharm.D. degree offered by a college or school of pharmacy in the United States.  AACP collects information on post-BS Pharm.D. degree programs to assist pharmacists who are seeking additional training and support members schools that offer these pathways. Updated post-BS program data resulting from this form will be posted as a stand-alone table on the AACP website in 2021. Please do NOT use this form to report data on your school's entry-level Pharm.D. degree program for students without a pharmacy degree.

    According to our data, the following schools have recently offered or plan to offer a post-BS Pharm.D. degree program:

    • Duquesne University
    • Howard University
    • Lebanese American University
    • Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences – Boston
    • Nova Southeastern University
    • Samford University
    • Shenandoah University
    • University of Arizona
    • University of Colorado
    • University of Nebraska Medical Center
    • Western University of Health Sciences

    Post-BS Pharm.D. degree data will be captured as part of the PharmCAS School Directory in the 2021-2022 admissions cycle and beyond. Please don't hesitate to email if you have any questions.

    Taylor Jaczko
    Student Affairs Coordinator
    American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
    Arlington VA