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Institution Name The University of Findlay
College or School Name College of Pharmacy
Short Name U of Findlay, The
Banner Image: 2021 06 PharmCAS Banner.jpg
If you need to post a notification below your institution name, please enter it here: UF is accepting applications through June 1, 2022.
Street 1 1000 N. Main Street
Street 2
Street 3
City Findlay
State Ohio
Zip 45840
Country United States
Program Location: Ohio
Admissions Office Contact(s):
Institutional Website:
Contact Information Video:
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
What is the final (enforced) application deadline for your program? June 1, 2022
Final Application Deadline Description:
What is the priority application deadline for your program? March 1, 2022
Describe any requirements or incentives for applicants who apply by the priority deadline. Candidates with complete applications by March 1, 2022 will receive a complimentary gift from the College of Pharmacy to welcome them as potential future Oilers!
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Please select the appropriate ACPE accreditation status for your institution from the list below: Full Accreditation
Satellite/Branch campuses:
Does your program follow the AACP Cooperative Admissions Guidelines? Yes
Is your institution public or private? Private
Is your institution part of an academic health center? No
Academic Term Type: Semester (2 terms per academic year)
What is the primary program structure for the Pharm.D. curriculum? * Other
If Other, please briefly describe: Our program has three distinct entry tracks:
- a direct entry from high school (0+6) track
- a transfer student track for students without a degree who have completed some (but not all) of the
pre-professional requirements
- a professional track for students who have completed all pre-professional requirements and are
eligible to start in the first professional year of the program
Is a Baccalaureate degree required or preferred for admissions? Not Required
Does your institution have alternative enrollment options available? Yes
If Yes to alternate enrollment, check all that apply: Affiliation or articulation agreement with undergraduate institution(s)
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Total number of Pharm.D. seats filled in the last P1 entering class: 50
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Target number of Pharm.D. seats for the upcoming P1 entering class: 50
Maximum number of Pharm.D. seats available in the upcoming P1 entering class: 60
Anticipated number of early assurance students advancing to the P1 year in the upcoming entering class: 40
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Does your institution offer a dual degree program, as defined above? Yes
If yes, check all that apply: PharmD/MBA (Business Administration), PharmD/MSHI or MHIIM (Health Informatics), Other Dual Degrees
If other dual degrees, as defined above, please list: PharmD/Associate of Science in Equestrian Studies
PharmD/Bachelor of Science in Forensic Science
Does your institution offer a concurrent, double, or second degree program, as defined above? Yes
Provide any additional information regarding dual, concurrent, double, or second degree programs: Please visit the following websites to learn more about each of our dual degree opportunities.
PharmD/AA in Equine Studies: https://www.findlay.edu/pharmacy/pharm-d-equine
PharmD/BS Forensic Science: https://www.findlay.edu/pharmacy/pharm-d-forensic-science
PharmD/MBA: https://www.findlay.edu/pharmacy/pharm-d-mba
PharmD/MSHI: https://www.findlay.edu/pharmacy/pharm-d-health-informatics
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Program Description The University of Findlay College of Pharmacy offers a fully accredited doctor of pharmacy program. We do accept students each year directly out of high school, as a transfer student, or directly into the final four professional years (with or without a Bachelor Degree) if all pre-professional requirements have been met.

What makes Findlay different?
* Personalized advising model with a mentor dedicated to helping you achieve your career aspirations
* A upperclassman mentor is paired with each incoming student to ensure a seamless entry into your educational experience
* Students are offered multiple dual degree options, including, but not limited to, MBA, Master of Science in Health Informatics, Bachelor of Science in Forensic Science (DNA/Serology or Toxicology) or an AA in Equestrian Studies along with the PharmD
* Small class sizes lend themselves to personalized career preparation
* Classes are taught interactively, with a faculty to student ratio of 1:8 during on-campus professional years
* Senior students complete nine months of clinical education at one of 30+ hub sites, but can choose from a variety of elective experiences across the country and around the world to help each student meet personal and professional goals.
* All professors are doctorally qualified.
* Professors have an educationally diverse background.
* Our faculty use an interactive teaching style, integrating subjects such as pharmacy, pharmacology, medicinal chemistry, kinetics, herbal and over-the-counter therapies into an organ system based curriculum.

Please visit http://www.findlay.edu/pharmacy/ for more information.
Program Description Video:
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Minimum Overall GPA: 3.0
Minimum Prerequisite GPA: N/A
Provide any additional information regarding GPA policies for applicants: The minimum recommended cumulative GPA from all institutions of higher education attended is 3.0, however, applicants with less than 3.0 may still be considered for acceptance into the program following a holistic admissions review process.
Total number of college SEMESTER HOURS that must be completed prior to matriculation: 70
Total number of basic science college SEMESTER HOURS that must be completed prior to matriculation: 39
Total number of college QUARTER HOURS that must be completed prior to matriculation: 0
Total number of basic science college QUARTER HOURS that must be completed prior to matriculation:
Provide any additional information regarding credit hour policies for applicants:
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
List of Course Prerequisites:
Course Subject Course Title Semester Hours (Min) Quarter Hours (Min)
Anatomy & Physiology Anatomy & Physiology I & II with labs 8
Biology/Biological Science Biology with lab 4
Chemistry General Chemistry I & II with labs 8
Chemistry Organic Chemistry I & II with labs 8
Physics Physics 4
Math Calculus I 4
Statistics Statistics 3
Ethics Health Care Ethics 3
English Composition / Writing English composition 6
Communication / Speech (Verbal) Communications 3
General Elective(s) General Education (CORE+) Courses*
(5 courses at 3 semester hours each)
15
When do applicants need to complete all course prerequisites prior to enrollment (e.g. date or term)? Course requirements must be completed prior to August 15, 2022 unless an exception is made by the College of Pharmacy.
*Applicants who have earned a bachelor’s degree will not be required to complete the University of Findlay’s general education (CORE+) coursework.
Can applicants use online classes to fulfill the institution's course prerequisites?
  • Science Course Prerequisites with Labs: Yes
  • Science Course Prerequisites without Labs : Yes
  • Non-Science Course Prerequisites: Yes
Enter any additional information regarding online course prerequisites:
Can applicants use pass/fail classes to fulfill the institution's course prerequisites?
  • Science Course Prerequisites with Labs: Varies
  • Science Course Prerequisites without Labs : Varies
  • Non-Science Course Prerequisites: Varies
Enter any additional information regarding pass/fail course prerequisites: Consideration will be given for courses listed as pass/fail, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Enter any additional information regarding course prerequisites: Applicants must have a "C" or better in each required prerequisite course for which a grade was awarded.
Link to additional course prerequisites information:
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Does your institution require applicants to submit a supplemental application or supplemental materials directly to the institution and outside of PharmCAS? No
Will your institution require a supplemental application fee? No
Provide any additional information about the supplemental application, materials, or fee requirements:
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Select the option that best describes the program’s PCAT policy: Not Required or Considered
Link to PCAT information on institutional website:
Additional PCAT information:
Minimum composite PCAT score considered: N/A
Do you accept or require other admission tests? Do not include immunization requirement or other similar documentation requirements. No
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Does your program require pharmacy observation hours? No
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Are evaluations (letters of reference) required by your institution? No
Please indicate your evaluation type requirements. Select all that apply.
What is your college/school policy on committee letters? Conditionally required
Does it count as more than one evaluation? No
What is your college/school policy on composite letters? No answer
Provide institution specific details regarding evaluations: Though not required, letters of recommendation that are submitted may be utilized in a holistic admissions decision-making process.
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Is preference given to state residents? No
Is preference given to residents of other states? No
Additional information about the program’s state residency requirements:
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Does your institution consider foreign citizens (excluding Canadian citizens)? Yes
Select the citizenship types eligible for admission: US Citizens, US Permanent Residents, Canadian Citizens, Foreign (non-US) Citizens with a Visa, Foreign (non-US) Citizens
Policy for accepting non-U.S. coursework (excluding study abroad): Send a foreign transcript evaluation report (FTER) to PharmCAS AND Send an original foreign transcript directly to the school
Other clarifying information, if necessary: The University of Findlay only accepts evaluations from WES and English translation is required.
Non-native speakers must submit official TOEFL scores? Yes
If the TOEFL is required for non-native English speakers, provide additional details about the requirement below: Students, whose native language is not English and who have not graduated from a University of Findlay approved English speaking university, must meet all other admissions criteria and must also have a verified: IELTS of 7.5 composite score with all bands at 7 or above, or an equivalent score as indicated on the University of Findlay’s English Exam Admission Standards.
Does the institution offer a post-B.S. Pharm.D. program for current pharmacists in the U.S. or abroad? No
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Interview Format: Individual applicants with one interviewer
Does the institution offer an online interview option? Yes
Briefly describe your institution's interview process: Offers to interview are based on completed applications, transcripts & test scores. Interviews are conducted on a rolling basis. Students will be asked to write a short essay and will also interview, one-on-one, with a member of College of Pharmacy staff. Each interview will be approximately 30 minutes in length and is an important part of the admission decision. Writing materials for the essay will be furnished. A photo ID may be required.
Link to institutional webpage for more detailed description:
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Is a deposit required to hold an acceptee's place in the class? Yes
Is the deposit refundable for any period of time? Yes
Enter details on the deposit (e.g. amount) and deposit refund policies: Refunds are permitted if requested prior to May 1st.
Date of first day of classes and/or matriculation for the next entering class:
  • Aug 15, 2022
Additional details for accepted applicants: The Academic Calendar can be found at the following address:
http://catalog.findlay.edu/en/current/Undergraduate-Catalog/Academic-Calendar
Are accepted applicants required to have CPR certification prior to matriculation? No
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
Is your institution participating in the PharmCAS-facilitated Criminal Background Check (CBC) Service? No
Is your institution participating in the PharmCAS-facilitated Drug Screening Service? No
I would like to mark this section as done. Yes
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