Published Survey
Submission Number: 4071
Submission ID: 19
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Created: Thu, 09/05/2019 - 19:36
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Contact Information

1 College Circle
Bangor
Maine
04401
United States
Maine
Yes

Program Application Deadline

June 1, 2022
November 1, 2021
Yes

Program Information

Full Accreditation
  • None
No
Private
No
Semester (2 terms per academic year)
* 4
Preferred
No
Yes

Last Entering Class

25
Yes

Dual and Concurrent Degrees

Yes
PharmD/MBA (Business Administration)
Yes
We also offer a BS Health Sciences PharmD dual-degree track within 6 years.
Yes

Program Description

Husson was founded in 1898 and in October of 2009 became Husson University in recognition of its status as a professional doctoral degree granting institution. The 200 acre campus is situated on the outskirts of Bangor, Maine, the health services and education center for the northern two-thirds of Maine. With a total enrollment of 3600 students, Husson University has expanded its health care offerings to also include graduate programs in nursing, physical therapy and occupational therapy and health care management. The 145-credit, four-year professional pharmacy program includes introductory, longitudinal and advanced practice experiences beginning as early as the first professional year. The goal of the curriculum is to graduate pharmacists capable of providing patient and population centered pharmaceutical care consistent with our vision of being “Husson University School of Pharmacy educates and mentors future practitioners in a collaborative and supportive environment to deliver and improve regional healthcare.”
Yes

GPA and Credit Hour Criteria

2.75
2.75
Math & Science GPA of 2.75 or better.
63
40
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
Chemistry Organic Chemistry I with Lab 4 6
Chemistry Organic Chemistry II with Lab 4 6
Biology/Biological Science General Biology I with Lab 4 6
Biology/Biological Science General Biology II with Lab 4 6
Anatomy & Physiology Anatomy & Physiology I with Lab 4 6
Anatomy & Physiology Anatomy & Physiology II with Lab 4 6
Math Calculus 4 6
Statistics Statistics 3 5
  • Science Course Prerequisites with Labs: Varies
  • 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
Yes

Supplemental Materials

No
No
Yes

PCAT and Other Tests

Required
20th
Yes
GRE, MCAT
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
  • Politician: NOT ACCEPTED
  • Pre-Health Advisor: ACCEPTED
  • Professor (Liberal Arts): ACCEPTED
  • Professor (Math): ACCEPTED
  • Professor (Science): ACCEPTED
  • Supervisor: ACCEPTED
  • Teaching Assistant: ACCEPTED
No Answer
No answer
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
Yes
IBT minimum TOEFL of 80 or equivalent if the undergraduate prerequisites were completed in a Country where English is not the primary language.
No
Yes

Interviews

Individual applicants with two or more interviewers
Yes
Students are invited for interviews based on their composite PCAT score and their math/science GPA. Interviews are conducted in the morning and afternoon and consist of an orientation, a 20 minute group case discussion, a 20 minute timed writing on a question related to the case study and a 30 minute interview with a team of one faculty member from the School of Pharmacy.
Yes

Accepted Applicants

Yes
No
A seat deposit of $750 is required and it will be applied to the first semester's tuition upon enrollment.
No
Yes

Background Checks and Drug Screenings

No
No
Yes