Nebraska Pharmacy School Programs
Why Study Pharmacy in Nebraska?
When it comes to Pharmacy school, Nebraska has some great options. Whether you’re a Nebraska resident or looking to move to the mid-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 Nebraska
Students living in Nebraska have plenty of options when it comes time to choose an online pharmacy school. With Pharmacy School Finder's online pharmacy school database, finding the best online pharmacy school that is available to residents of Nebraska is now easier than ever!
Nebraska Online Pharmacy School
Once you have decided to study pharmacy online, choosing the right online pharmacy school is the next key decision you will need to make. If you would like to get started researching online pharmacy schools that accept students from Nebraska, be sure to check out the database below.
Creighton University School of Pharmacy and Health Professions is a private university in the city of Omaha. First year tuition for all students is $37,608. The program can be completed in 4 years, and they offer a dual degree program where you can also earn a MBA or M.S. Creighton University School of Pharmacy and Health Professions participates in the Early Assurance Program and does not require a bachelor's degree. (learn more)
University of Nebraska College of Pharmacy is a public university in the city of Omaha. First year tuition for in-state students is $25,092, and $31,365 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 Nebraska College of Pharmacy participates in the Early Assurance Program and does not require a bachelor's degree. (learn more)
Nebraska Admission Requirements
Getting into a PharmD program comes with many choices. In Nebraska for example, there are traditional 4 year PharmD program and even dual degree programs (Ph.D., M.P.H, and MBA) who are currently accepting applications.
Nebraska Pharmacy School Info and Requirements
|Number of schools with Dual Degree programs||2|
|Public/State Pharmacy Schools in Nebraska||1|
|Private Pharmacy Schools in Nebraska||1|
|Nebraska Pharmacy School Applicants (estimated):||767|
|Schools Requiring B.S Degree||0|
|Number of Pharmacy Schools:||2|
Nebraska 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 Nebraska 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 the state.
|School:||Creighton Univ||Univ of Nebraska|
|Biology/ Biological Science:||R||R|
|Science/ Math Elective(s):||CR|
|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.
Nebraska State Pharmacy School Accreditation
The state of Nebraska 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 of Nebraska that offer the PharmD that are recognized as ACPE-accredited.