Accepting applications for admission beginning July 1, 2021
Published Survey
Submission Number: 4170
Submission ID: 118
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Created: Wed, 08/21/2019 - 12:32
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Contact Information
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Accepting applications for admission beginning July 1, 2021

Institution Address:
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Street 1: 600 Forbes Avenue
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City: Pittsburgh
State: Pennsylvania
Zip: 15282
Country: United States

Program Location:: Distance Pathway/Online
Admissions Office Contact(s)::
- Name: Jason Stack
  Title: Director of Recruitment and Admissions
  Office: 304 Bayer Learning Center
  Phone (Work): 412-396-5182
  Email: stackj2@duq.edu
- Name: Tammie Suppo
  Title: Admissions and Recruitment Coordinator
  Office: 304 Bayer Learning Center
  Phone (Work): 412-396-6365
  Email: pharmadmission@duq.edu

Institutional Website::
- https://duq.edu/academics/schools/pharmacy

Contact Information Video::
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I would like to mark this section as done.: Yes

Program Application Deadline
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Final Application Deadline:
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What is the final (enforced) application deadline for your program?: We are not a participating PharmCAS institution
Application fee for PharmD (first professional) program for non-PharmCAS schools only:: No Application Fee 
Application Deadline - For non-PharmCAS participating schools only.: August 01, 2022
Final Application Deadline Description::
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Priority Application Deadline:
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What is the priority application deadline for your program? : We are not a participating PharmCAS institution

I would like to mark this section as done.: Yes

Program Information
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Please select the appropriate ACPE accreditation status for your institution from the list below:: Full Accreditation 
Satellite/Branch campuses::
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Does your program follow the AACP Cooperative Admissions Guidelines?: No
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)
Program Structure:
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What is the primary program structure for the Pharm.D. curriculum?: * 2 - 4

Is a Baccalaureate degree required or preferred for admissions?: Not Required
Alternative Enrollment Options:
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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), Distance pathway offered, Early assurance 

I would like to mark this section as done.: Yes

Last Entering Class
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Total number of Pharm.D. seats filled in the last P1 entering class:: 125
I would like to mark this section as done.: Yes

Dual and Concurrent Degrees
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Dual Degree:
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Does your institution offer a dual degree program, as defined above? : Yes
If yes, check all that apply:: PharmD/MBA (Business Administration), PharmD/MS (Master of Science)

Does your institution offer a concurrent, double, or second degree program, as defined above?: No
Provide any additional information regarding dual, concurrent, double, or second degree programs: :
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I would like to mark this section as done.: Yes

Program Description
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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.


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I would like to mark this section as done.: Yes

GPA and Credit Hour Criteria
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Minimum Overall GPA:: 2.5
Minimum Prerequisite GPA:: 3.0
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Total number of college SEMESTER HOURS that must be completed prior to matriculation:: 65
Total number of basic science college SEMESTER HOURS that must be completed prior to matriculation:: 27
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:: 0
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I would like to mark this section as done.: Yes

Course Prerequisites
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List of Course Prerequisites::
Course Subject: Biology/Biological Science
Course Title: General Biology I & lab 
Semester Hours (Min): 4
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Course Subject: Biology/Biological Science
Course Title: General Biology II & lab
Semester Hours (Min): 4
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Course Subject: Chemistry
Course Title: General Chemistry I & lab
Semester Hours (Min): 4
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Course Subject: Chemistry
Course Title: General Chemistry II & lab
Semester Hours (Min): 4
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Course Subject: Chemistry
Course Title: Organic Chemistry I & lab
Semester Hours (Min): 4
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Course Subject: Chemistry
Course Title: Organic Chemistry II & lab
Semester Hours (Min): 4
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Course Subject: Physics
Course Title: General Physics I 
Semester Hours (Min): 3
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Course Subject: Math
Course Title: Calculus I
Semester Hours (Min): 4
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Course Subject: Statistics
Course Title: Statistics
Semester Hours (Min): 3
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Course Subject: English Composition / Writing
Course Title: English Composition and Literature
Semester Hours (Min): 3
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Course Subject: English Composition / Writing
Course Title: English Literature
Semester Hours (Min): 3
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Course Subject: Humanities
Course Title: Theology
Semester Hours (Min): 3
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Course Subject: Humanities
Course Title: Philosophy
Semester Hours (Min): 3
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Course Subject: Ethics
Course Title: Ethics
Semester Hours (Min): 3
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Course Subject: Economics
Course Title: Economics
Semester Hours (Min): 3
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Course Subject: Humanities
Course Title: Global Diversity
Semester Hours (Min): 3
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Course Subject: Humanities
Course Title: Creative Arts
Semester Hours (Min): 3
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Course Subject: Computer Science
Course Title: Information Literacy (computer class)
Semester Hours (Min): 3
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Course Subject: Psychology
Course Title: Psychology
Semester Hours (Min): 3
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Course Subject: Humanities
Course Title: Faith and Reason
Semester Hours (Min): 3
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Semester Hours (Min): 0

When do applicants need to complete all course prerequisites prior to enrollment (e.g. date or term)?:
Applicants need to complete all course prerequisites prior to enrollment date of first academic semester

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

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Can applicants use pass/fail classes to fulfill the institution's course prerequisites?:
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

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Enter any additional information regarding course prerequisites::
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.     

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I would like to mark this section as done.: Yes

Supplemental Materials
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Supplemental Requirements:
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Does your institution require applicants to submit a supplemental application or supplemental materials directly to the institution and outside of PharmCAS?: We are not a participating PharmCAS institution

Supplemental Application Fee:
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Will your institution require a supplemental application fee?: No

Provide any additional information about the supplemental application, materials, or fee requirements::
There is no application fee required.  You can apply here - https://apply.duq.edu/apply/

 


I would like to mark this section as done.: Yes

PCAT and Other Tests
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Select the option that best describes the program’s PCAT policy:: Required
Link to PCAT information on institutional website:: https://duq.edu/academics/schools/pharmacy/pharmd/early-assurance
Additional PCAT information::
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.

Minimum composite PCAT score considered:: 375
Other Admission Tests:
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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

Observation Hours
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Observation Hours Required:
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Does your program require pharmacy observation hours?: Recommended, but not required
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I would like to mark this section as done.: Yes

Evaluations (Letters of Reference)
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Evaluations Required:
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Are evaluations (letters of reference) required by your institution?: No

Please indicate your evaluation type requirements. Select all that apply.:
Clergy: NO ANSWER (evaluator type will not show on page)
Co-Worker: NO ANSWER (evaluator type will not show on page)
Employer: NO ANSWER (evaluator type will not show on page)
Faculty Advisor: NO ANSWER (evaluator type will not show on page)
Family Member: NO ANSWER (evaluator type will not show on page)
Friend: NO ANSWER (evaluator type will not show on page)
Health Care Professional: NO ANSWER (evaluator type will not show on page)
Pharmacist: NO ANSWER (evaluator type will not show on page)
Politician: NO ANSWER (evaluator type will not show on page)
Pre-Health Advisor: NO ANSWER (evaluator type will not show on page)
Professor (Liberal Arts): NO ANSWER (evaluator type will not show on page)
Professor (Math): NO ANSWER (evaluator type will not show on page)
Professor (Science): NO ANSWER (evaluator type will not show on page)
Supervisor: NO ANSWER (evaluator type will not show on page)
Teaching Assistant: NO ANSWER (evaluator type will not show on page)

Committee Letters:
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What is your college/school policy on committee letters? : Not Accepted

Composite Letters:
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What is your college/school policy on composite letters?: Not Accepted

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I would like to mark this section as done.: Yes

Residency
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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::
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I would like to mark this section as done.: Yes

International Applicants
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Does your institution consider foreign citizens (excluding Canadian citizens)?: Yes
Select the citizenship types eligible for admission:: 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)
Policy for accepting non-U.S. coursework (excluding study abroad):: Send an original foreign transcript directly to the school 
Other clarifying information, if necessary::
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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: :
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Post-B.S. Pharm.D. Programs for Current Pharmacists
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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

Interviews
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Interview Format:: Multiple Mini Interviews (MMI)
Does the institution offer an online interview option?: Yes
Briefly describe your institution's interview process::
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.

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I would like to mark this section as done.: Yes

Accepted Applicants
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Deposits:
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Is a deposit required to hold an acceptee's place in the class?: Yes
Is the deposit refundable for any period of time?: No
Enter details on the deposit (e.g. amount) and deposit refund policies::
Deposit is non-refundable.


Date of first day of classes and/or matriculation for the next entering class::
- 2022-08-22

Additional details for accepted applicants::
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Are accepted applicants required to have CPR certification prior to matriculation?: No
I would like to mark this section as done.: Yes

Background Checks and Drug Screenings
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Is your institution participating in the PharmCAS-facilitated Criminal Background Check (CBC) Service?: We are not a participating PharmCAS institution
Is your institution participating in the PharmCAS-facilitated Drug Screening Service?: We are not a participating PharmCAS institution
I would like to mark this section as done.: Yes