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Submission Number: 4063
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Created: Fri, 08/23/2019 - 21:55
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Contact Information

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12800 N Lake Shore Drive
Mequon
Wisconsin
53097-2402
United States
Wisconsin
Yes

Program Application Deadline

June 1, 2022
None
Yes

Program Information

Full Accreditation
Yes
Private
No
Semester (2 terms per academic year)
* 4
Not Required
Yes
Affiliation or articulation agreement with undergraduate institution(s), Early assurance
Yes

Last Entering Class

54
Yes

Dual and Concurrent Degrees

Yes
PharmD/MBA (Business Administration), PharmD/MPH (Public Health), Other Dual Degrees
PharmD/MPD (Master of Product Development)
Yes
Students can gain admission into dual degree programs prior to starting their P1 year or anytime thereafter. All dual-degree options can be completed concurrently with PharmD.
Yes

Program Description

Located in Mequon, WI on approximately 200 acres of magnificent Lake Michigan shoreline, 15 miles north of downtown Milwaukee, Concordia School of Pharmacy is committed to developing value-based servant leader pharmacists who are dedicated to improving the health of our communities through excellence in teaching, research, service, and practice. Our program offers a student-centered environment that promotes the balance & flexibility for students to build their pharmacy network, gain hands-on practice-based experiences, engage in research, and gain interprofessional practice & education.

Program Highlights:
- Consistently ranked by graduates as a top choice
- Outstanding residency placement success
- ACPE noteworthy program
- AACP award-winning program
Yes

GPA and Credit Hour Criteria

N/A
N/A
56
32
Yes

Course Prerequisites

Course Subject Course Title Semester Hours (Min) Quarter Hours (Min)
Chemistry General Chemistry I with Lab 4 6
Chemistry General Chemistry II with Lab 4 6
Biology/Biological Science Biology I with Lab (Human Anatomy or Anat. & Phys would also count) 4 6
Biology/Biological Science Biology II with Lab (Human Anatomy or Anat. & Phys would also count) 4 6
Chemistry Organic Chemistry I with Lab 4 6
Chemistry Organic Chemistry II with Lab 4 6
Physics Physics I with or without Lab (Algebra or Calc based both acceptable) 3 6
Science/Math Elective(s) One or more advanced science elective course(s) (Examples: Physics II, Physiology, Anatomy, Anatomy & Physiology, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, Genetics, or other advanced science course.) 5 6
Math Calculus (for math and/or science majors) 3 6
English Composition / Writing English Composition or Writing Course 3 4
Communication / Speech (Verbal) Interpersonal Communication or Public Speaking Course 3 4
Statistics Statistics (Biostats also acceptable) 3 4
General Elective(s) General Education Electives 12
Applicants need to complete all required prerequisites prior to enrolling in the PharmD program.
  • Science Course Prerequisites with Labs: Yes
  • Science Course Prerequisites without Labs : Yes
  • Non-Science Course Prerequisites: Yes
  • Science Course Prerequisites with Labs: Yes
  • Science Course Prerequisites without Labs : Yes
  • Non-Science Course Prerequisites: Yes
All prerequisite courses must be completed with a grade of C- or better.

PRE-PHARMACY COURSE EQUIVALENCY GUIDES
Please contact us at pharmacy@cuw.edu for an individual transcript evaluation of pre-pharmacy coursework.
Yes

Supplemental Materials

No
No
Yes

PCAT and Other Tests

Optional
We strongly encourage applicants to consult with the admissions team at pharmacy@cuw.edu to determine if a PCAT score would strengthen their application. PCAT attempts can be sent directly to PharmCAS (code 104) and will be considered by the admissions committee.

N/A
No
Yes

Observation Hours

Recommended, but not required
Yes

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
  • Pre-Health Advisor: ACCEPTED
  • Professor (Liberal Arts): ACCEPTED
  • Professor (Math): ACCEPTED
  • Professor (Science): ACCEPTED
  • Supervisor: ACCEPTED
  • Teaching Assistant: ACCEPTED
No Answer
No answer
Concordia University Wisconsin requires two letters of reference to be submitted directly to PharmCAS. References should be able to speak to your academic performance, understanding of the pharmacy profession, and/or character. Choose references who know you well in professional and/or academic settings, such as professors, supervisors, advisors, or pharmacists. Reference letters are reviewed to assess your: character, communication skills, academic ability, motivation and understanding of the pharmacy profession, and commitment to community service.
Yes

Residency

No
No
Yes

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)
Send a foreign transcript evaluation report (FTER) to PharmCAS
International students interested in applying to Concordia University Wisconsin School of Pharmacy must: Complete the PharmD application process through PharmCAS. Have foreign transcripts evaluated by a foreign evaluation service, as described on the PharmCAS website, and submitted to PharmCAS. Submit a TOEFL or IELTS score to PharmCAS if previous coursework was completed in a language other than English. CUW accepts a minimum score of 79 on TOEFL and 6.5 on IELTS. Complete the pre-pharmacy course requirements. Foreign pharmacy international coursework may partially or fully satisfy the pre-pharmacy course requirements, at the discretion of the associate dean for academic affairs.
Yes
All non-US citizens with less than ten (10) years of academic experience in an English-speaking environment.
No
Yes

Interviews

Individual applicants with one interviewer, Individual applicants with two or more interviewers
Yes
At Concordia School of Pharmacy, our Interview Day is just as much about you getting to know us, as it is about us getting to know you. Interview Day is a half-day program, where you'll meet faculty, staff, and current students and learn more about what makes Concordia School of Pharmacy unique. You'll complete a writing sample, and interview with one or two faculty and/or practicing pharmacists.
Yes

Accepted Applicants

Yes
No
Accepted applicants are required to submit a $500 seat deposit in order to register for fall coursework. Learn more about seat deposit options at our website: https://www.cuw.edu/academics/schools/pharmacy/admissions/accepted-students.html
  • 2022-08-15
Orientation is August 9-12, 2022.
No
Yes

Background Checks and Drug Screenings

No
No
Yes