Pharmacy School Programs in Washington
Why Study Pharmacy in Washington?
When it comes to Pharmacy school, Washington has some great options. Whether you’re a Washington 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 Washington
If you live in the state of Washington and are planning to study pharmacy online, there are plenty of excellent online pharmacy schools to choose from. Get started finding the best online pharmacy school available to Washington residents by checking out Pharmacy School Finder's comprehensive online pharmacy school database.
Washington Online Pharmacy School
At Pharmacy School Finder, we make it easier than ever before for Washington residents to find exceptional online pharmacy programs. Be sure to check out the below database to begin your search for a Washington online pharmacy school that will best prepare you for your future career as a pharmacist.
University of Washington School of Pharmacy is a public university in the city of Seattle. First year tuition for in-state students is $31,617, and $53,229 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, M.S. or Ph.D. University of Washington School of Pharmacy does not participate in the Early Assurance Program and does not require a bachelor's degree. (learn more)
Washington State University College of Pharmacy is a public university in the city of Spokane. First year tuition for in-state students is $21,990, and $38,644 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 Ph.D. Washington State University College of Pharmacy participates in the Early Assurance Program and does not require a bachelor's degree. (learn more)
Washington Admission Requirements
Getting into a PharmD program comes with many choices. In Washington 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.
Washington Pharmacy School Info and Requirements
|Number of schools with Dual Degree programs||2|
|Public/State Pharmacy Schools in Washington||2|
|Private Pharmacy Schools in Washington||0|
|Washington Pharmacy School Applicants (estimated):||822|
|Schools Requiring B.S Degree||0|
|Number of Pharmacy Schools:||2|
Washington 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 Washington 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 Washington.
|School:||Univ of Washington||Washington State Univ|
|Anatomy and Physiology||R||R|
|Biology/ Biological Science:||R||R|
|English Composition / Writing:||R||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.
Washington State Pharmacy School Accreditation
The state of Washington 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 Washington that offer the PharmD that are recognized as ACPE-accredited.