Accepting applications for admission beginning July 1, 2021
Published Survey
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Contact Information

Accepting applications for admission beginning July 1, 2021
600 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh
Pennsylvania
15282
United States
Distance Pathway/Online
Yes

Program Application Deadline

We are not a participating PharmCAS institution
No Application Fee
August 01, 2022
We are not a participating PharmCAS institution
Yes

Program Information

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

Last Entering Class

125
Yes

Dual and Concurrent Degrees

Yes
PharmD/MBA (Business Administration), PharmD/MS (Master of Science)
No
Yes

Program Description

http://www.duq.edu/academics/schools/pharmacy

One Program | Two pathways...the traditional pathway Doctor of Pharmacy pathway and the Online pathway Doctor of Pharmacy pathway.

* Traditional Pathway http://www.duq.edu/academics/schools/pharmacy/become-a-student/doctor-of-pharmacy
* Online Pathway https://duq.edu/academics/schools/pharmacy/online-pharmd

For over 90 years, the School of Pharmacy has been recognized as one of the most respected schools of pharmacy in the nation. Our outstanding academic program, hands-on training, and nationally recognized research leadership prepare our graduates for successful, rewarding careers, dedicated to improving the health and well-being of patients and their communities. At the School of Pharmacy, you’ll experience a diverse, mission-driven culture of academic excellence. Our innovative degree programs in the pharmaceutical and clinical, social-behavioral, and administrative sciences continue to advance our reputation as a global leader in pharmacy education.
Yes

GPA and Credit Hour Criteria

2.5
3.0
65
27
0
0
Yes

Course Prerequisites

Course Subject Course Title Semester Hours (Min) Quarter Hours (Min)
Biology/Biological Science General Biology I & lab 4
Biology/Biological Science General Biology II & lab 4
Chemistry General Chemistry I & lab 4
Chemistry General Chemistry II & lab 4
Chemistry Organic Chemistry I & lab 4
Chemistry Organic Chemistry II & lab 4
Physics General Physics I 3
Math Calculus I 4
Statistics Statistics 3
English Composition / Writing English Composition and Literature 3
English Composition / Writing English Literature 3
Humanities Theology 3
Humanities Philosophy 3
Ethics Ethics 3
Economics Economics 3
Humanities Global Diversity 3
Humanities Creative Arts 3
Computer Science Information Literacy (computer class) 3
Psychology Psychology 3
Humanities Faith and Reason 3
0
Applicants need to complete all course prerequisites prior to enrollment date of first academic semester
  • Science Course Prerequisites with Labs: Yes
  • Science Course Prerequisites without Labs : Yes
  • Non-Science Course Prerequisites: Yes
  • Science Course Prerequisites with Labs: Yes, but only if no letter grade option available
  • Science Course Prerequisites without Labs : Yes, but only if no letter grade option available
  • Non-Science Course Prerequisites: Yes, but only if no letter grade option available
Science and Math courses must be taken at accredited 4-year colleges/universities. Two year, technical and community college courses are also accepted. All prerequisite courses must be from an institution that is regionally accredited. General Biology I & lab, 4 cr. General Biology II & lab, 4 cr. General Chemistry I & lab, 4 cr. General Chemistry II & lab, 4 cr. Organic Chemistry I & lab, 4 cr. Organic Chemistry II & lab, 4 cr. General Physics I & 3 cr. Calculus I, 4 cr. Statistics, 3 cr. English Composition and Literature, 3 cr. English Literature, 3 cr. Theology, 3 cr. Philosophy, 3 cr. Ethics, 3 cr. Economics, 3 cr. Global Diversity, 3 cr. Creative Arts, 3 cr. Information Literacy (computer class) 3 cr. Psychology, 3 cr. Faith and Reason, 3 cr.
Yes

Supplemental Materials

We are not a participating PharmCAS institution
No
There is no application fee required. You can apply here - https://apply.duq.edu/apply/


Yes

PCAT and Other Tests

Required
PCAT should be taken by April 2022 - we will accept PCAT scores from July 2022 but it is highly recommended to test at an earlier date.
375
No
Yes

Observation Hours

Recommended, but not required
Yes

Evaluations (Letters of Reference)

No
Not Accepted
Not Accepted
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 an original foreign transcript directly to the school
Yes
No
Yes

Interviews

Multiple Mini Interviews (MMI)
Yes
The interview will include a variation of the Multiple Mini Interview (MMI), and a personal interview with more than one faculty member. The school selects applicants for interviews based upon academic performance and PCAT scores. Participants should anticipate that the interview process will take approximately 2-3 hours on-campus. Online interviews take a little over an hour.
Yes

Accepted Applicants

Yes
No
Deposit is non-refundable.
  • 2022-08-22
No
Yes

Background Checks and Drug Screenings

We are not a participating PharmCAS institution
We are not a participating PharmCAS institution
Yes