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||6|
|General Biology II lecture General Biology II lab||4||6|
|Human Anatomy and Physiology with lab (sophomore level) Students transferring from schools that offer this class in two semesters are required to complete both semesters for credit.||4 or 8 hours||6 -12|
|Microbiology with lab||4||6|
|General Chemistry I with lab||4||6|
|General Chemistry II with lab||4||6|
|Organic Chemistry I with lab||4||6|
|Organic Chemistry II with lab||4||6|
|Math - Statistics||3||5|
|Physics I with lab||4||6|
|Freshman English I||3||5|
|Freshman English II||3||5|
|Literature (sophomore level)||3||5|
|Computer Science (Introduction to Computers)||3||5|
|Social and Behavioral Sciences (Psychology, Sociology, Economics)||3||5|
|United States History I||3||5|
|United States History II||3||5|
|Political Science I (American Government )||3||5|
|Political Science II (Texas Government )||3||5|
|Medical Terminology||1 to 3 hours||2 to 5 hours|
The College of Pharmacy will send the supplemental application once the applicant is verified in Pharmcas.
The COPHS school code is 0065. Opportunities for Early Decision applicants require PCAT scores from January 2014 through November 2015. 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 January 2014 through November 2015.
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 be considered with name, date and contact 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
Prospective students are recommended to submit only the three required letters of recommendation.
In order to be considered for an interview with our Admissions Committee, the: