St. John Fisher College

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St. John Fisher College

  • City , State Rochester, New York
  • Est. Tution $165,864
  • Deadline 03/01/2022
  • Apply Now


St. John Fisher College Quick Facts

Duration: 4 Years Courses: 62 Faculty: 36
Est. Applications: 334 Acceptance Rate: 25% Est. Class Size: 83

Program Description

The Wegmans School of Pharmacy (WSoP) is committed to preparing pharmacists for lives of intellectual, professional, and civic integrity.  The faculty and administration make teaching a priority, promote excellence in the classroom, create a student-centered learning environment, and maintain small class sizes so students receive the personalized attention they deserve.  For detailed information about the Wegmans School of Pharmacy at St. John Fisher College visit

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PharmD Program Highlights

  • Private Institution
  • No Baccalaureate Degree Required
  • $500 deposit to hold acceptance
  • Conducts interviews of applicants
  • Participates in Early Decision Program (EDP)
  • PCAT composite score Required
  • Minimum Two (2) Letters of Reference are required
  • Utilizes the Centralized Criminal Background Check (CBC)
  • No Participates in the PharmCAS-facilitated Drug Screening Service



Location: 3690 East Avenue, Rochester, New York 14618

Acceptance Rate for St. John Fisher College

25%: See other Schools with an acceptance rate under 25%

School Demographics (2018)

Female: 60% Male: 40% Age: 18-61


Tuition: $41,466 per year
Tuition Fee: $285 per year


PCAT Score and G.P.A

Minimum GPA: 2.75 Average GPA: 2.75 Minimum PCAT: N/A


Program Prerequisites
Total number of college SEMESTER HOURS that must be completed prior to matriculation: 62
Total number of basic science college SEMESTER HOURS that must be completed prior to matriculation: 32
Total number of college QUARTER HOURS that must be completed prior to matriculation: 93
Applicants must successfully complete ALL course prerequisites by the end of the:
Spring 2019 term

Course Prerequisites Table

Course Title Semester/Quarter Hours
General Chemistry I 4
General Chemistry II 4
English Composition 3
Speech (Public Speaking preferred) 3
English/Literature Elective 3
Organic Chemistry I 4
Organic Chemistry II 4
Biology 12
Physics 4
Statistics 3
Calculus 3
Humanities/Social Sciences 12
Economics (Microeconomics preferred) 3
Total 62/93

Letter of Recommendation Requirements

General Information Applicant must have worked, taken a class or volunteered for the recommender
LOR types that are REQUIRED:
LOR types that are RECOMMENDED:
LOR types that are CONDITIONALLY ACCEPTED: Clergy, Health Care Professional, Politician, Pre-Health Advisor
Note: please verify the institution specific details regarding CONDITIONALLY ACCEPTED LOR types.

Pre-Health Adviser
Advisor must have 2+ years of familiarity with the applicant and have 10 plus years advising experience and limit the number of such LOR’s they deliver to a top specified percent of advisees.

LOR types that are NOT ACCEPTED:
Are Committee Letters accepted? No
A Committee Letter is: Not Accepted
Does it count as more than one LOR? No
Are Composite Letters accepted?

Does it count as more than one LOR?

Not Accepted


Interview Information

Interview Format: Individual applicants with one interviewer
Interview Dates:
Details: Candidate interviews are by invitation only. Those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted via email or phone.  Candidates can expect to interview with three faculty members or professional staff or preceptors during their time on-campus.  Applicants in the Early Decision Program will interview during select dates in September and October.  Regular Decision applicants are invited to interview on a rolling basis typically from October – June.



March 1, 2022

General School Information


Dual Degree Program? Yes
Part of an academic health center? No
Pharmacy observation hours required? No
Supplemental application requirement? No
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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