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Contact Information

10627 Diebold Road
Fort Wayne
Indiana
46845
United States
Indiana

Program Application Deadline

May 3, 2021
No

Program Information

Full Accreditation
No
Private
No
Semester (2 terms per academic year)
* 2 - 4
Not Required
No

Last Entering Class

63

Upcoming Entering Class

70
11

Dual and Concurrent Degrees

Yes
PharmD/MS (Master of Science), Other Dual Degrees
Master of Science degree in Pharmacogenomics (MS in PGx)
Yes
Manchester University’s Master of Science degree in Pharmacogenomics (MS in PGx) and Graduate Certificate in Pharmacogenomics (GC in PGx) give students the unique opportunity to enter one of the newest and most exciting fields of science: personalized medicine, also known as precision medicine.

Program Description

Manchester University is accepting applications for its Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD.) Program. The Pharmacy Program, located in the highly visible and rapidly growing health care corridor near I-69 and Dupont Road in Fort Wayne Indiana. For the 4th straight year, Fort Wayne has been ranked the lowest cost of living in any U.S. city. The program launched in 2012 and the inaugural class graduated in May 2016. Manchester’s innovative dual degree program combines an emphasis on patient-centered care that has always been a hallmark of a Manchester Pharm.D. degree with the nation’s first master’s in pharmacogenomics (PGx) – the breakthrough science that uses an individual’s genetic markers to customize and maximize his or her medication therapy. Please refer to the program website for more information: www.manchester.edu/pharmacy

GPA and Credit Hour Criteria

2.5
2.5
Minimum Science GPA: 2.25
Minimum Math GPA: 2.25
60
24
90
36

Course Prerequisites

Course Subject Course Title Semester Hours (Min) Quarter Hours (Min)
Chemistry General Chemistry I and II w/Labs 6 9
Chemistry Organic Chemistry I and II w/Labs 6 9
Biology/Biological Science Biology w/Lab - various topics accepted; anatomy and physiology (or combined course) preferred 3 4
Anatomy & Physiology Anatomy or Physiology, or a combined course will be counted. 3 4
Microbiology Microbiology w/Lab 3 4
Physics Physics 3 4
Statistics Statistics 3 4
Math Calculus 3 4
Communication / Speech (Verbal) Communications/Speech (must be speaking-oriented) 3 4
English Composition / Writing English Composition 3 4
Economics Economics (can be general, micro-, or macroeconomics 3 4
Humanities Humanities (Literature, arts, language, philosophy, communication, etc.) 6 9
Social/Behavioral Science Social Science (Psychology, sociology, history, political science, etc.) 3 4
General Elective(s) 12 16
July 1, 2021
All science courses (except Physics) require a laboratory component. Applicants must complete all prerequisite coursework by July 1, 2021. If additional time to complete coursework is needed, requests will be considered on a case by case basis.
Please note: all prerequisites must be completed at an accredited U.S. or Canadian based institution.
Yes

Supplemental Materials

No
No

PCAT and Other Tests

Conditionally Required
Manchester University's Doctor of Pharmacy Program does not require the PCAT for admission. However, based on your application materials, the admissions committee may request PCAT scores.
50
Yes
Other
HSRT - Health Science Reasoning Test. This assessment is required for admissions candidates as part of their interview process.

Observation Hours

Recommended, but not required

Evaluations (Letters of Reference)

Yes
Two (2)
  • Clergy: ACCEPTED
  • Co-Worker: ACCEPTED
  • Employer: ACCEPTED
  • Faculty Advisor: ACCEPTED
  • Family Member: NOT ACCEPTED
  • Friend: NOT ACCEPTED
  • Health Care Professional: ACCEPTED
  • Pharmacist: ACCEPTED
  • Politician: ACCEPTED
  • Pre-Health Advisor: ACCEPTED
  • Professor (Liberal Arts): ACCEPTED
  • Professor (Math): ACCEPTED
  • Professor (Science): ACCEPTED
  • Supervisor: ACCEPTED
  • Teaching Assistant: ACCEPTED
Conditionally accepted
Manchester requires that clear language appears as part of the document that explains multiple individuals had a role in writing the letter; it can count as more than one evaluation as long as it's clear more than one individual was involved in the reference.
Yes
Conditionally accepted
Manchester requires that clear language appears as part of the document that explains multiple individuals had a role in writing the letter or collection of letters; it can count as more than one evaluation as long as it's clear more than one individual was involved in the reference.
Yes

Residency

No
No

International Applicants

Yes
US Citizens, US Permanent Residents, US Temporary Residents, Canadian Citizens, Foreign (non-US) Citizens with a Visa, Foreign (non-US) Citizens, Other Non-Citizens (e.g. DACA Students)
Do not send any foreign transcript documentation. School only considers U.S. credentials. If you have completed your course prerequisites at a foreign institution, you may be ineligible for admission to these particular pharmacy programs.
For additional information, please visit this website: https://www.manchester.edu/academics/colleges/college-of-pharmacy-natural-health-sciences/academic-programs/pharmacy/admissions/admission-requirements/international-admissions
Yes
The TOEFL or IELTS exam is not require for U.S. citizens or perment residents. The TOEFL or IELTS exam is required of all students whose language of instruction is not English. Please contact the Office of Admissions and Enrollment Management at (260) 470-2703 or at pharmacy@manchester.edu for more details.

Interviews

Individual applicants with two or more interviewers
For more information about the interview process, please refer to the admissions page on the website: http://www.manchester.edu/academics/colleges/college-of-pharmacy-natural-health-sciences/pharmacy/admissions

Accepted Applicants

Yes
No
$300.00 Seat Deposit
  • August 24, 2021
Orientation is a week long required course starting on August 24, 2021. Classes start August 30, 2021.
No

Background Checks and Drug Screenings

Yes
Yes