|Duration: 4 Years||Courses: 72||Faculty: 50|
|Est. Applications: 428||Acceptance Rate: 22%||Est. Class Size: 94|
The only state-funded 4-year PharmD program located in a metropolitan area in Florida. Our program offers:
Emphasis is placed on the comprehension and assimilation of knowledge, with subsequent demonstration of competency. Lectures are limited to increase faculty to student interaction. Elective opportunities allow students to pursue areas of interest and focus their attention to position themselves for post-graduate education, training, or employment. The college places emphasis on pharmacogenomics, leadership, informatics, geriatric care.
Location: 12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd. MDC 30 Tampa, Florida 33612
|Female: 59%||Male: 41%||Age: 18-61|
|Tuition (In-State):||$16,610||per year|
|Tuition (Out-State):||$34,355||per year|
|Tuition Fee:||$3,294||per year|
|Minimum GPA: N/A||Average GPA: 2.75||Minimum PCAT: 65|
|Total number of college SEMESTER HOURS that must be completed prior to matriculation:||72|
|Total number of basic science college SEMESTER HOURS that must be completed prior to matriculation:||72|
|Total number of college QUARTER HOURS that must be completed prior to matriculation:||104|
|Applicants must successfully complete ALL course prerequisites by the end of the:||
Spring 2020 term
|Course Title||Semester/Quarter Hours|
|General Psychology or Sociology||3/5|
|Economics (micro or macro)||3/5|
|Humanities and Arts AND/OR Behavior and Social Sciences. Applicants with an earned Bachelors degree at time of application only need to complete 6 credit hours.||9/15|
|General Biology I & II w/lab||8/13|
|General Chemistry I & II w/lab||8/13|
|Organic Chemistry I & II w/lab||8/13|
|Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II||8/13|
|Cell or Molecular Biology||3/5|
|General Information||Two (2) letters of recommendation are required (it is recommended but not required that one letter be from a biological or physical science professor) on your behalf to PharmCAS.
We do not accept letters of recommendation from family members or friends.
|LOR types that are REQUIRED:|
|LOR types that are RECOMMENDED:||Clergy, Co-Worker, Employer, Faculty Advisor, Health Care Professional, Pharmacist, Pre-Health Advisor, Politician, Professor of Liberal Arts, Science and Math, Teaching Assistant, Supervisor|
|LOR types that are CONDITIONALLY ACCEPTED:|
|Note: please verify the institution specific details regarding CONDITIONALLY ACCEPTED LOR types.
|LOR types that are NOT ACCEPTED:||Family or Friend|
|Are Committee Letters accepted?||Yes|
|A Committee Letter is:||Recommended but Not Required|
|Does it count as more than one LOR?||Yes|
|Are Composite Letters accepted?||Recommended but Not Required|
|Interview Format:||Multiple Mini Interviews (MMI)|
|Details:||Our interview process assesses interviewees’ non-cognitive skills. The interview day consists of a panel with student delegates, welcome from the Dean, two assessments (oral interview – Multiple Mini Interview and a group activity), program overview, and a tour of USF Health.
Early decision interviews are in September and October. Some Regular Decision interviews occur in October and November. The majority of regular decision interview days occur late January – April.
February 1, 2022
Dual Degree Program? Yes
Part of an academic health center? Yes
Pharmacy observation hours required? No
Supplemental application requirement? No
Baccalaureate degree preferred for admissions? Yes
Follows the AACP Cooperative Admissions Guidelines? Yes
Is preference given to in-state applicants vs. out-of-state applicants? No
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