- Reading: 21
- Listening: 18
- Speaking: 26
- Writing: 24
PCAT IS HIGHLY PREFERRED.
Touro College of Pharmacy, located in New York City, is a four year Doctor of Pharmacy program. The College is ideally situated in the Harlem community of Manhattan, home to a large number of health care facilities, community organizations focused on health, and an area rich in cultural heritage and diversity. Our location offers the advantage of an abundance of opportunities for student learning and career development.
A baccalaureate degree is required for admission to the program. The Doctor of Pharmacy degree program at Touro is uniquely composed of two years of classroom experiences and two years of professional practice and public health experiences. Students receive individualized attention through small classes and a highly qualified faculty who are accessible and available to meet with students and provide one-on-one sessions.
Courses in biological sciences, biomedical sciences, public health, pharmaceutical sciences, clinical sciences, and pharmacy practice form an essential part of the curriculum. The experiential years of our curriculum are designed to provide community-based education in health care facilities, public health agencies, and advocacy experiences. Elective course offerings and a "Capstone Project" in the fourth year allow expansion of the knowledge and skills to practice pharmacy in the 21st century.
The core values of the Touro College of Pharmacy reflect a commitment to providing educational and professional opportunities and fostering access to underserved populations. With a class size of 100 students per year and a program focus on communication, community engagement, population health, and leadership skills, our graduates will be highly sought after by the employment community.
|Course Title||Semester Hours||Quarter Hours|
|General Chemistry with lab||8||12|
|Organic Chemistry with lab||8||12|
|Biology with lab||8||12|
|Human Anatomy with lab OR Anatomy and Physiology 1 with lab||3-4||5-6|
|Physiology with lab OR Anatomy and Physiology II with lab||3-4||5-6|
|Microbiology with lab||3-4||5-6|
Biology, Chemistry. Organic Chemistry, Anatomy, Physiology must include a laboratory.
ALL APPLICANTS MUST COMPLETE A SUPPLEMENTAL APPLICATION TO BE CONSIDERED, NO INVITATION NEEDED.
PLEASE VISIT THE WEBSITE http://tcop.touro.edu/
Pharmacy College Admission Test (PCAT) is highly preferred
If PCAT scores are submitted, please note the following:
1. Official scores must be sent directly to PharmCAS by Pearsons.
2. PCAT scores are valid only if the test was taken within the last two years (e.g., for Fall 2017 not before July 2014).
Applicants must provide documentation that they have completed all required immunizations. A criminal background check is mandatory.
The application requires three letters of recommendation, including one from a healthcare professional. We do not accept letters from family members.
Recommenders must complete and submit the PharmCAS Reference Request Form directly to PharmCAS.
Touro College of Pharmacy will notify candidates selected for an interview via e-mail. The interview day will include group and individual sessions, meet and greet current students and participate in a tour given by pharmacy students. Interviews will take approximately four hours. Not all applicants will be selected for an interview