Published Survey
Submission Number: 4181
Submission ID: 129
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Contact Information

3100 Cleburne Street
Houston
Texas
77004
United States
Texas
  • Name: Wykita Adams
    Title: Academic Advisor
    Office: Grey Hall - College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Room 134
    Phone (Work): 713 313-7848
    Email: Wykita.Adams@tsu.edu
  • Name: Melva R. Davis
    Title: Coordinator of Admissions
    Office: Grey Hall - College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Room 134
    Phone (Work): 713 313-4345
    Email: melva.davis@tsu.edu
  • Name: Dr. Linda Solis
    Title: Coordinator of Recruitment
    Office: Grey Hall - College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Room 134
    Phone (Work): 713 313-7433
    Email: Linda.Solis@tsu.edu

Program Application Deadline

April 1, 2021
No

Program Information

Full Accreditation
Yes
Public
No
Semester (2 terms per academic year)
* 4
Not Required
No

Last Entering Class

70

Upcoming Entering Class

90
5

Dual and Concurrent Degrees

No
No

Program Description

The College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (COPHS) produces quality health care professionals who are competent in health care delivery, including the provision of patient-centered care and other health care services and programs. The College prepares students to be leaders in their fields and to be good citizens who utilize their knowledge, skills and abilities to improve the health and well-being of local, state, national and global communities.

The College offers the following degree in pharmacy:
Doctor of Pharmacy
http://www.tsu.edu/academics/colleges-and-schools/college-of-pharmacy-and-health-sciences/index.html

GPA and Credit Hour Criteria

2.75
2.75
80
40

Course Prerequisites

Course Subject Course Title Semester Hours (Min) Quarter Hours (Min)
Biology/Biological Science General Biology I lecture General Biology I lab 4 6
Biology/Biological Science General Biology II lecture General Biology II lab 4 6
Anatomy & Physiology Human Anatomy and Physiology with lab (sophomore level) Students transferring from schools that offer this class in two semesters are required to complete both semesters for credit. 4 6
Anatomy & Physiology Human Anatomy and Physiology II with lab 4 6
Microbiology Microbiology with lab 4 6
Chemistry General Chemistry I with lab 4 6
Chemistry General Chemistry II with lab 4 6
Chemistry Organic Chemistry I with lab 4 6
Chemistry Organic Chemistry II with lab 4 6
Statistics Math - Statistics 3 5
Math Calculus 4 6
Physics Physics I with lab 4 6
English Composition / Writing Freshman English I 3 5
English Composition / Writing Freshman English II 3 5
English Composition / Writing 200 level Literature (sophomore level) 3 5
Communication / Speech (Verbal) Public Speaking 3 5
Humanities Fine Art 3 5
Humanities United States History I All students are required to have 6 hours of United States History 3 5
Humanities United States History II 3 5
Humanities Political Science I (Federal / American Government ) All students are required to have 6 hours of government 3 5
Humanities Political Science II (Texas Government ) 3 5
Prerequisites courses are to be completed the spring semester prior to fall enrollment.
Biology, chemistry and physics courses must be for majors and include a laboratory component; Elective courses are recommended but are not requirements of the degree plan PrePharmacy Electives (PHAR 111, PHAR 112, 211, 212); Calculus must be 4 semester credit hours; Bible based literature or Technical Writing will not be not accepted; Business Math is not accepted
If approved a total of 6 semester hours may be taken in Summer I only prior to the start of fall admission. All Science and Math prerequisite courses must be completed by the end of Spring semester.
Yes

Supplemental Materials

Yes
Yes
$100.00
The supplemental application is provided after the PharmCAs application has been verified.

PCAT and Other Tests

Required
The COPHS school code is 0065.
20
No

Observation Hours

No

Evaluations (Letters of Reference)

Yes
Three (3)
  • Clergy: NOT ACCEPTED
  • Co-Worker: NOT ACCEPTED
  • Employer: CONDITIONALLY REQUIRED
  • Faculty Advisor: REQUIRED
  • Family Member: NOT ACCEPTED
  • Friend: NOT ACCEPTED
  • Health Care Professional: NOT ACCEPTED
  • Pharmacist: CONDITIONALLY REQUIRED
  • Politician: NOT ACCEPTED
  • Pre-Health Advisor: CONDITIONALLY REQUIRED
  • Professor (Liberal Arts): NOT ACCEPTED
  • Professor (Math): REQUIRED
  • Professor (Science): REQUIRED
  • Supervisor: CONDITIONALLY REQUIRED
Not accepted
Not Accepted
Applicants must have three letters of recommendation representing only one of the following areas:
- Science
- Math
- Licensed registered pharmacist
- Supervisor

Residency

No
No

International Applicants

Yes
US Citizens, US Permanent 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 AND Send an original foreign transcript directly to the school
Students offered admission are to mail their final transcripts to: Texas Southern University-College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Gray Hall, Room 134 Office of Student Services 3100 Cleburne Houston, Texas 77004 A list of approved evaluation services can be fount at the following site: http://www.tsu.edu/admissions/international/index.html
Yes
TOEFL is required only for non-U.S. Citizens. Further details can be found at: http://www.tsu.edu/admissions/international/index.html

Interviews

Multiple Mini Interviews (MMI)
In order to be considered for an interview with our Admissions Committee, the prospective student file must be verified by PharmCAS and the COPHS supplemental must be received with fee. Applicant must meet criteria set by the Admissions and Academic Standards Committee to interview. Prospective student will be notified by e-mail only to interview.

Accepted Applicants

Yes
No
$500.00
  • August 24, 2020
Please visit our academic calendar at: http://em.tsu.edu/registrar/acadcalsel.php
Yes

Background Checks and Drug Screenings

No
No