Doctor of Pharmacy
One College Circle
Bangor, ME 04401
The Pharm.D. is a four-year, 137-credit hour doctoral/professional program, requiring two years or more of undergraduate "pre-pharmacy" coursework. Students have the option of earning a four-year B.S. degree in a variety of areas, but only two years worth of pre-pharmacy coursework is necessary before entering the Pharm.D. program.
The program admits 65 students a year.
Accreditation:New England Association of Schools and Colleges, received pre-candidate accreditation from American Council on Pharmacy Education
International Student Requirements:International transcripts must be evaluated by one of the members of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (http://www.naces.org/members.htm). The student is responsible for all associated fees and must select an evaluation service which can be used for university admission, transfer credit and professional licensure. Canadian applicants are not required to submit their transcripts to this service. English Proficiency: An IBT minimum TOEFL of 80 or equivalent if the undergraduate prerequisites were completed in a country where English is not the primary language.
Facts & Figures
# of Credits Required: 137
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $725.15 (2009-2010)
In State Tuition (per year): $25,380
Classification: Master's College or University II
Locale: Small City
Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999