SUPPLEMENTAL APPLICATION DEADLINE: JANUARY 5, 2017 https://app.applyyourself.com/?id=up-phar
PittPharmacy is ranked 9th in the US News and World Report among Schools of Pharmacy and is committed to providing a personalized education that maximizes skills and talents. PittPharmacy provides many unique experiences that prepare students to launch a great career and to achieve their personal goals.
Chartered in 1878, the School of Pharmacy is the oldest of the University of Pittsburgh's Schools of the Health Sciences. The School of Pharmacy is located in the Oakland section of Pittsburgh. Like the five other Schools of the Health Sciences, the School of Pharmacy is affiliated with the world-renowned health care provider, UPMC, which is a genuinely integrated health delivery system of tertiary, specialty and community hospitals and clinics.
For more information please visit: http://www.pharmacy.pitt.edu/about/index.php
|Course Title||Semester Hours||Quarter Hours|
|General Biology Lab||2||3|
|Calculus||3 or 4||3 or 4|
|Statistics||3 or 4||3 or 4|
|Social Science Electives - acceptable departments are: Anthropology; Economics; Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies; Geography; History; Jewish Studies; Legal Studies; Political Science; Psychology; and Sociology.||12||12|
|Humanities Electives: Africana; Classics; Communication; English; Film; Foreign Lang; HIST/Art & Architecture; HIST & PHIL of Science; Linguistics; Music; Philosophy; Public Service; Religious; Arts.||12||12|
|Other Electives (can be from departments in Humanities and/or Social Sciences and do not have to be in different departments.)||6||6|
|General Chemistry with Labs||8||12|
|Organic Chemistry Lab||2||2 or 3|
For more information, please visit: http://www.pages.pharmacy.pitt.edu/pharmdhandbook/the-pharmd-student-handbook/admissions/pre-professional-requirements/
For information on the application process, instructions, and links to the supplemental application, please visit: http://www.pages.pharmacy.pitt.edu/pharmdhandbook/the-pharmd-student-handbook/admissions/admissions-process/
For more information regarding F-1 Status, please visit: https://ois.pitt.edu/immigration-info-requests/f-1-students/
Three letters of recommendation are required. Two must be from a faculty member at a College or University preferrably someone that taught you in their class and can be from any subject. The third letter of recommendation may be from any other source excluding family, friend, or politician.
Interviews are 1 hour and 45 minutes. Applicants will have an opportunity to interact with current PharmD students. A brief information session with School Leadership and tour of our facilities are included. This is not part of the interview evaluation but an opportunity to ask questions regarding the University and the PharmD program. Applicants will be escorted and introduced to two interviewers that will facilitate a 30-minute interview.