Kentucky Pharmacy School Programs
Kentucky School Info
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Why Study Pharmacy in Kentucky?
When it comes to Pharmacy school, Kentucky has some great options. Whether you’re a Kentucky resident or looking to move to the Gulf Coast to get the best possible education, we’ve compiled the information you need to make the right decision for you.
University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy is a public university in the city of Lexington. First year tuition for in-state students is $26,814, and $51,107 for out-of-state students. The program can be completed in a few years, and they offer a dual degree program where you can also earn a MBA, M.P.H. or M.S. University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy does not participate in the Early Assurance Program and does not require a bachelor's degree. (learn more)
Sullivan University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is a private university in the city of Louisville. First year tuition for all students is $53,000. The program can be completed in 3-4 years, and they offer a dual degree program where you can also earn a MBA. Sullivan University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences does not participate in the Early Assurance Program and does not require a bachelor's degree. (learn more)
Kentucky Admission Requirements
Getting into a PharmD program comes with many choices. In Kentucky for example, there is a traditional 3-4 program, and 4 year PharmD program and even dual degree programs (Ph.D., M.P.H, and MBA) who are currently accepting applications.
Kentucky Pharmacy School Info and Requirements
The University of Kentucky is the most famous Pharmacy school in the state and offers 2 different graduate pharmacy degrees.
But if you’re looking to earn your PharmD in Kentucky there’s another ACPE-accredited school that should be considered.
Compare Kentucky’s pharmacy schools based on important criteria like tuition, requirements, curriculum and more. View each Pharmacy Schools’ full profile and get access to everything you’ll need to know before applying for Pharmacy School in KT.
|Number of schools with Dual Degree programs||2|
|Public/State Pharmacy Schools in Kentucky||1|
|Private Pharmacy Schools in Kentucky||1|
|Kentucky Pharmacy School Applicants (estimated):||533|
|Schools Requiring B.S Degree||0|
|Number of Pharmacy Schools:||2|
Kentucky Pharmacy School Prerequisites
Course requirements and prerequisites for admission are different for every school. If you know you want to attend a pharmacy school in Kentucky but aren’t sure if you’ve taken the necessary classes, you’re in luck. Below are the general course requirements for the 2 PharmD programs in Kentucky.
|School:||Sullivan||Univ of Kentucky|
|Biology/ Biological Science:||R||R|
|English Composition / Writing:||R||R|
|Communication / Speech (Verbal):||R||R|
R=Required, CR=Conditionally Required
Note: The course requirements listed in this chart were compiled in December 2019 and may have changed. Additionally some schools may require more than one class in each subject.
Kentucky State Pharmacy School Accreditation
The state of Kentucky recognizes the national ACPE accreditation as the standard for the state. ACPE accreditation is public recognition that a professional degree program leading to the Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) degree is judged to meet established qualifications and education standards through initial and subsequent periodic evaluations.
ACPE requires all programs it accredits to meet the expectations of all 25 of ACPE’s accreditation standards. There are currently 2 schools in the state that offer the PharmD that are recognized as ACPE-accredited.