A Unique, Year-Round, Three-Year Accelerated Doctor of Pharmacy Program
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Contact Information

A Unique, Year-Round, Three-Year Accelerated Doctor of Pharmacy Program
2100 Gardiner Lane
Louisville
Kentucky
40205
United States
Kentucky

Program Application Deadline

April 1, 2021
Our Doctor of Pharmacy program has a rolling admission process. Interviews begin in the fall. We encourage you to get your application in early.

Correspondence through the application, interview, and admissions process is done via email. Applicants are encouraged to check their email regularly for status updates.
Yes

Program Information

Full Accreditation
Yes
Private
No
Quarter (4 terms per academic year)
* Other
A Unique, Year-Round, Three-Year Accelerated Doctor of Pharmacy Program
Not Required
No

Last Entering Class

48

Upcoming Entering Class

75
0

Dual and Concurrent Degrees

Yes
PharmD/MBA (Business Administration)
No

Program Description

Sullivan University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm. D.) degree program is an accelerated, three year, year-round course of study. Classes are conducted in each of 4 quarters with a two week break between quarters. Please refer to our website (https://www.sullivan.edu/colleges/college-of-pharmacy-and-health-sciences) for further information.

GPA and Credit Hour Criteria

N/A
N/A
72
33
108

Course Prerequisites

Course Subject Course Title Semester Hours (Min) Quarter Hours (Min)
English Composition / Writing English Composition I 3 4.5
English Composition / Writing English Composition II 3 4.5
Chemistry Principles of General Chemistry I with Lab 4 6
Chemistry Principles of General Chemistry II with Lab 4 6
Chemistry Organic Chemistry I with Lab 4 6
Chemistry Organic Chemistry II with Lab 4 6
Math Elementary Calculus 3 4.5
Biology/Biological Science General Biology with Lab 4 6
Microbiology General Microbiology with Lab 4 6
Anatomy & Physiology Human Anatomy and Physiology 3 4.5
Statistics Elementary Statistics 3 4.5
Communication / Speech (Verbal) Public Speaking or Communications 3 4.5
Economics Economics (Micro or Macro) 3 4.5
General Elective(s) General Education Topics/ Electives (3 or 4 credit hour courses) 27 40.5
All pre-pharmacy courses must be completed by June prior to matriculation.
Biology, chemistry, and microbiology courses must include a laboratory component. A lab is optional for human anatomy and physiology. Please refer to our website at: https://www.sullivan.edu/college-of-pharmacy-and-health-sciences/admissions.
Yes

Supplemental Materials

Yes
No
Applicants invited to interview will be sent a link to complete the required SU COPHS Doctor of Pharmacy program Supplemental Application. Once it is completed, the applicant can be scheduled for an interview.

PCAT and Other Tests

Optional
Optional standardized test scores may be submitted for the Admissions Committee to consider while evaluating your application (PCAT preferred, GRE, MCAT, DAT, etc. test scores may be considered). The Admissions Committee reserves the right to request a test score from any applicant in order to make a more informed admissions decision. We encourage you to speak with an Admissions Advisor about whether a test score might strengthen your application. Scores must not be more than 2 years old at the start of each application cycle. A standardized test score is required for all internal scholarship consideration.
N/A
Yes
DAT, GRE, MCAT, Other
PCAT preferred, GRE, MCAT, DAT, etc. test scores may be considered

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
  • 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
Recommended but not required
No
Recommended but not required
No
We suggest at least one professional reference and one academic reference. We do not accept recommendations from family members.

Residency

No
No

International Applicants

Yes
US Citizens, US Permanent Residents
Send a foreign transcript evaluation report (FTER) to PharmCAS AND Send an original foreign transcript directly to the school
Foreign transcripts must be evaluated by World Education Services. The WES evaluation must be submitted through PharmCAS.
Yes
If English is a second language, we do require a TOEFL score.

Interviews

Multiple Mini Interviews (MMI)
Sullivan has adopted the Multiple Mini Interview process whereby applicants selected for an interview are evaluated at five separate stations by a combination of faculty, students, alumni and preceptors for important non-cognitive factors/traits. In addition, there is a writing exercise and group activity to ascertain ability to work in groups as well as discern leadership potential of the applicants. Applicants will also recieved a tour and time to ask questions of current students and faculty.

Accepted Applicants

Yes
No
We follow the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) Cooperative Admissions Guidelines
  • July 06, 2021
Please note: All outstanding prerequisite courses must be successfully completed by June 15, 2021. Orientation will occur within two (2) weeks prior to the first day of classes and is MANDATORY for all matriculating students.
Yes

Background Checks and Drug Screenings

Yes
No