The College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (COPHS) produces quality health care professionals who are competent in health care delivery, including the provision of patient-centered care and other health care services and programs. The College prepares students to be leaders in their fields and to be good citizens who utilize their knowledge, skills and abilities to improve the health and well-being of local, state, national and global communities.
|Course Title||Semester Hours||Quarter Hours|
|General Biology I lecture General Biology I lab||4|
|Visual & Performing Arts||3|
|Social & Behavioral Science||3|
|General Chemistry I General Chemistry I lab||4|
|General Biology I lecture General Biology II lab||4|
|Freshman English I||3|
|Intro to Computer Science||3|
|General Chemistry II General Chemistry II lab||4|
|General Biology II lecture General Biology II lab||4|
|Freshman English II||3|
|Social and Political U.S. History I||3|
|Social and Political U.S. History II||3|
|American Political System I||3|
|American Political System II||3|
|Visual and Performing Arts (Music, Drama or Art)||3|
|Human Anatomy and Physiology Students transferring from insitutions which offer Human Anatomy and Physiology as two semesters are required to complete both semesters (8 hours)||4 to 8|
|Organic Chemistry I lecture Organic Chemistry I lab||4|
|College Physics I lecture College Physics I lab||4|
|Math - Statistics||3|
|Social Behavioral Science (General Psychology, Economics I, II or Sociology)||3|
|Organic Chemisttry II lecture Organic Chemistry II lab||4|
The COPHS school code is 0065. Opportunities for Early Decision applicants require PCAT scores from January 2013 through October 2014. Early decision applicants must e-mail the Preliminary PCAT score report to SOLISLY@tsu.edu within 24 hours of the test date along with unofficial transcript(s). However, an Official PCAT Score Report is required to be enrolled in first year pharmacy classes.
Regular Decision applicants require PCAT scores from Janauary 2013 through November 2014.
PCAT scores taken in January of a student's desired admission year will not be accepted.
TOEFL is required only for non-U.S. Citizens. Further details can be found at: http://em.tsu.edu/internationalstudents
Beginning January 1, 2012, all students attending the university for the first time and any student returning to the university following a break in enrollment, of at least one fall or spring semester, will be required to have the meningitis vaccination or an approved exemption prior to attending classes. To meet the immunization requirement, the student must provide proof of vaccination against bacterial meningitis during the five year period preceding and at least 10 days prior to the first day of classes. Students are also encouraged to consult with a physician about the need for the immunization against bacterial meningitis to prevent the disease. Please vivit us here for further information: http://www.tsu.edu/Life_at_TSU/Student_Services/University_Health_Center/bacterialmeningitis.php
All health care related experience must be supported by a letter to considered with name, date and contacting number to verify experience.
Transcripts are to be mailed to:
Texas Southern University-College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Gray Hall, Room 134
Houston, Texas 77004
A list of approved evaluation services can be fount at the following site: http://em.tsu.edu/internationalstudents/intlevaluationservices.php?submenu=intl
In order to be considered for an interview with our Admissions Committee, the: