Pharmacy

Overview

Pharmacists provide information about medication to consumers and professionals. They are concerned with safeguarding the public's health in matters relating to medication distribution and use, and disease state management. An education in pharmacy can lead you to a career in:

  • Community Pharmacy
  • Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Industry
  • Academia
  • Hospital Pharmacy
  • Health Insurance Industry/Pharmacy Benefits Management
  • Government Agencies

Schooling

Pharmacy students go to school for an average of four years to obtain a Doctorate of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) degree.

Getting Information

The Pharmacy School Admissions Requirements (PSAR) publication is available for free online through this link.