Minnesota Pharmacy School Programs
Why Study Pharmacy in Minnesota?
When it comes to Pharmacy school, Minnesota has some great options. Whether you’re a Minnesota resident or looking to move to the North West to get the best possible education, we’ve compiled the information you need to make the right decision for you.
Best Online Pharmacy School in Minnesota
If you live in Minnesota and would like to study pharmacy online, finding the best online pharmacy school that accepts students from Minnesota is an important first step. Thankfully, Pharmacy School Finder's comprehensive database of online pharmacy schools makes finding the perfect school for you easier than ever before.
Minnesota Online Pharmacy School
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University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy is a public university in the city of Minneapolis. First year tuition for in-state students is $27,864, and $40,800 for out-of-state students. The program can be completed in 4 years, and they offer a dual degree program where you can also earn a MBA or M.P.H. University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy does not participate in the Early Assurance Program and does prefer a bachelor's degree. (learn more)
Minnesota Admission Requirements
Getting into a PharmD program comes with many choices. In Minnesota for example, there is a traditional 4 year PharmD program and even dual degree programs (Ph.D., M.P.H, and MBA) who are currently accepting applications.
Minnesota Pharmacy School Info and Requirements
|Number of schools with Dual Degree programs||1|
|Public/State Pharmacy Schools in Minnesota||1|
|Private Pharmacy Schools in Minnesota||0|
|Minnesota Pharmacy School Applicants (estimated):||444|
|Schools Requiring B.S Degree||1|
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Minnesota 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 Minnesota but aren’t sure if you’ve taken the necessary classes, you’re in luck. Below are the general course requirements for the only PharmD programs in Minnesota.
|School:||University of Minnesota|
|Anatomy and Physiology:||R|
|Biology/ Biological Science:||R|
|English Composition / Writing:||R|
|Communication / Speech (Verbal):||R|
|Social/ Behavioral Science:||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.
Minnesota State Pharmacy School Accreditation
The state of Minnesota 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 is currently only one school in the state of Minnesota that offers the PharmD that is recognized as ACPE-accredited.