New Mexico Pharmacy School Programs
Why Study Pharmacy in New Mexico?
When it comes to Pharmacy school, New Mexico has some great options. Whether you’re a New Mexico resident or looking to move to the West Coast 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 New Mexico
If you live in New Mexico and are looking to research online pharmacy schools available to New Mexico residents, we at Pharmacy School Finder are able to help! With our nationwide database of online pharmacy schools, you can search for the perfect school for you based on a wide range of criteria.
New Mexico Online Pharmacy School
Attending an online pharmacy school as a resident of New Mexico starts by choosing the right program. To get started researching online pharmacy schools that are available to you, be sure to check out the database below.
University of New Mexico College of Pharmacy is a public university in the city of Albuquerque. First year tuition for in-state students is $19,597, and $42,025 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 Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) University of New Mexico College of Pharmacy participates in the Early Assurance Program and does not require a bachelor's degree. (learn more)
New Mexico Admission Requirements
Getting into a PharmD program comes with many choices. In New Mexico for example, there is a traditional 4 year PharmD program that even offers a dual degree (Ph.D., M.P.H, and MBA) which is currently accepting applications.
New Mexico Pharmacy School Info and Requirements
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|Public/State Pharmacy Schools in New Mexico||1|
|Private Pharmacy Schools in New Mexico||0|
|New Mexico Pharmacy School Applicants (estimated):||136|
|Schools Requiring B.S Degree||0|
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New Mexico 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 New Mexico but aren’t sure if you’ve taken the necessary classes, you’re in luck. Below are the general course requirements for the one PharmD programs in the state.
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|English Composition / Writing:||R|
|Communication / Speech (Verbal):||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.
New Mexico State Pharmacy School Accreditation
The state of New Mexico 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 one school in the state of New Mexico that offers the PharmD that is recognized as ACPE-accredited.