|Duration: 2-3 Years||Courses: 60||Faculty: 72|
|Est. Applications: 607||Acceptance Rate: 20%||Est. Class Size: 122|
The South University School of Pharmacy offers an innovative and accelerated program of study that allows students to obtain the Doctor of Pharmacy degree in three calendar years. This three-year program allows students to launch their careers earlier than students attending a traditional four-year program.
The Doctor of Pharmacy program is available in Savannah, Georgia.
South University is a private academic institution dedicated to providing educational opportunities for the intellectual, social, and professional development of a diverse student population.
Location: 709 Mall Blvd, Savannah, Georgia 31406
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|Female: 63%||Male: 37%||Age: 18-61|
|Minimum GPA: N/A||Average GPA: 2.8||Minimum PCAT: Optional|
|Total number of college SEMESTER HOURS that must be completed prior to matriculation:||60|
|Total number of basic science college SEMESTER HOURS that must be completed prior to matriculation:||36|
|Total number of college QUARTER HOURS that must be completed prior to matriculation:|
|Applicants must successfully complete ALL course prerequisites by the end of the:||
Spring 2020 term
|Course Title||Semester/Quarter Hours|
|Biology I and II with Laboratories (b)||8/12|
|General Chemistry I and II with Laboratories (b)||8/12|
|Organic Chemistry I and II with Laboratories (b)||8/12|
|Anatomy and Physiology I and II (c)||6/9|
|Physics I (d)||3/5|
|Psychology or Sociology||3/5|
|General Information||The program prefers three letters of recommendation; however, two will be accepted.|
|LOR types that are REQUIRED:|
|LOR types that are RECOMMENDED:||Employer, Faculty Advisor, Health Care Professional, Pre-Health Advisor, Pharmacist, Supervisor, Professor of Science, Liberal Arts and Science|
|LOR types that are CONDITIONALLY ACCEPTED:|
|Note: please verify the institution specific details regarding CONDITIONALLY ACCEPTED LOR types.
|LOR types that are NOT ACCEPTED:||Clergy, Co-Worker, Family, Friend, Teaching Assistant, Politician|
|Are Committee Letters accepted?||Yes|
|A Committee Letter is:||Conditionally Accepted|
|Does it count as more than one LOR?||No|
|Are Composite Letters accepted?
Does it count as more than one LOR?
|Interview Format:||Individual applicants with two or more interviewers|
|Details:||The interview process begins with an in-depth presentation about the program and a timed writing assessment. Applicants are then split into groups; the groups rotate between a tour of the School of Pharmacy, and an interview with faculty members. Each candidate is interviewed individually by two faculty members. The day culminates in lunch and a Question and Answer session with current student pharmacists. A typical interview day will run from 9am-1pm.|
May 2, 2022
Dual Degree Program? Yes
Part of an academic health center? No
Pharmacy observation hours required? No
Supplemental application requirement? Yes
Baccalaureate degree preferred for admissions? No
Follows the AACP Cooperative Admissions Guidelines? No
Is preference given to in-state applicants vs. out-of-state applicants? No
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